The Government must use the economic recovery after the Covid-19 crisis as an opportunity to “grow back better” or the UK will face an even greater crisis from climate change and biodiversity collapse, MPs say.
Arguing that it is impossible to totally eliminate the threat of Covid, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out his plan for lifting the current lockdown, balancing continued caution with the need to restore freedoms and boost the economy.
Despite the fact that its data protection rules largely mirrored the EU’s own General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), when the UK came out of the transition period on 1 January 2021, it was no longer recognised by the EU has having “adequacy” in this regard.
A study involving the entire working population of Denmark has found that exposure to respirable crystalline silica (RCS) is linked to an increased risk of developing autoimmune rheumatic disorders, including scleroderma and rheumatoid arthritis.
The Government has published guidance on how exemptions may be granted for manufacturers, importers or distributers of electrical and electronic equipment if their use of the restricted hazardous substances (RoHS) meets one or more of the criteria.