The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has published a guide on the health and safety of older workers in the workplace, noting that there is a higher proportion of older people in Britain’s workforce now than at any time in recent history and that this level is likely to increase.
The multiplier used to determine the cash equivalent of the benefit of fuel provided for private motoring in a company car is set at £21,700 for 2014/15. The taxable benefit is found by multiplying the appropriate percentage as found for company car tax purposes by the multiplier.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has published guidance notes for those involved in the sale, purchase and disposal of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) to accompany the Code of Practice it published earlier this month.
The UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) is investing £51 million, alongside two other investors, in a proposed new energy-from-waste plant that will be sited in Kings Lynn in Norfolk to provide a long-term waste treatment solution for the council.