Acas publishes advice on hybrid working

22 July 2021

Acas has published advice to help employers who are considering whether hybrid working could be an option for their workplace and, if so, how to fairly introduce it.

Survey shows Covid has increased awareness of other airborne particles

21 July 2021

Respondents to a survey carried out by the Safety and Health Engineering Partnership (SHEP) have overwhelmingly (84%) said the Covid pandemic has made them more aware of how virus, bacteria and other particles are transmitted through the air, and 70% advised that Covid has made them more aware of the dangers of airborne particles.

Statement on implementation of the Official Controls (PPP) Regulations

21 July 2021

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has published a policy statement on the Official Controls (Plant Protection Products) Regulations 2000 setting out how the Government will implement the regulations by taking a proactive approach to enforcing existing pesticides regulations in Great Britain.

Giving Net Zero a sporting chance

19 July 2021

Ultra-low carbon sporting events kick off the summer season. The Tour de France, Wimbledon, and the UEFA European Football Championship have all featured ambitious green commitments in tandem with leading economies’ Net Zero targets.