Making sure your workplace is Covid-secure

25 September 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), has reminded employers of some of the essential steps in making workplaces Covid-secure, following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 22 September 2020 of the latest rules in the pandemic.

Legionella risks during the pandemic

25 September 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has urged employers to keep legionella risks under control during the coronavirus pandemic, following a recent outbreak of the disease in the Midlands.

Chancellor announces new Job Support Scheme and dispenses Budget

25 September 2020

It is to say the least unusual for a Chancellor to cancel one of the Government’s financial set-pieces of the year — in this case the Autumn Budget planned for November — but as Rishi Sunak explained to fellow MPs these are unprecedented times.

Focus on sugar ahead of pack labelling consultation

24 September 2020

A sugar campaign group has called for more honest labelling on “healthy” fruit snacks with high sugar contents, as it commented on the current government consultation on front of pack labelling (FOPL) in the UK.