The role of testing in Covid-secure workplaces

20 May 2021

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) has joined forces with the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) to explore, in occupational settings, the use of rapid antigen diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19.

London Mayor proceeds with ULEZ expansion

19 May 2021

Having been recently re-elected to a second term in office, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has wasted little time in reaffirming his commitment to expanding the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in October this year.

Thousands of extra deaths as a result of long working hours

17 May 2021

In a first global analysis of the loss of life and health associated with working long hours, the World Health Organization (WTO) and International Labour Organization (ILO) estimate that, in 2016, there were 745,000 deaths from stroke and ischemic heart disease.