EU sets out its preparations for no-deal scenario

10 December 2020

With the latest deadline for the UK-EU trade talks (13 December) getting perilously close to the end of the transition period, the European Commission has published what it is calling targeted contingency measures to prepare for a possible no-deal.

Operators urged to consider retrofitting

9 December 2020

A company which sets up partnerships for better air quality around the world has said that it is working with businesses, governments and industry specialists to provide economical routes for operators seeking compliance with the latest emission zones.

Updated advice on ventilation during the pandemic

7 December 2020

Government scientists have repeatedly stressed the importance of ventilation in reducing the spread of coronavirus infection during the winter months when more people are likely to be meeting or working in enclosed spaces.

Return to tiers as England’s lockdown ends

26 November 2020

With the current national lockdown in England set to end on 2 December, the Prime Minister has already confirmed a return to the three tier system (see Prime Minister unveils his Covid Winter Plan).

70% of drivers in the UK denied access to loos

26 November 2020

A survey by a trade union has found that 70% of professional drivers in the UK are routinely being denied access to toilets during working hours and that the initial Covid lockdown earlier this year made the situation even worse.