legislation and guidance


Government announces measures to strengthen Modern Slavery Act

Foreign Secretary announces measures that place stricter requirements on British organisations involved in exporting or sourcing goods from China's Xinjiang region. Read More

Webinar: 2021 Environmental Legislation

Join the Barbour EHS team on Wednesday 27 January, as they identify and discuss some of the key planned environmental changes in 2021 and environmental compliance from a business perspective. Read More

Mental Health Act reform plans set out

Mental Health Act reform aims to be less discriminatory towards black people and changes made to ensure that neither autism nor learning disabilities will be grounds for detention. Read More

Drone users face new rules across Europe and UK

New rules have come into force governing how pilots can operate their drones. They harmonise the rules across all EU member states, Norway and Iceland – and will also be mirrored by the UK. Read More

Brexit implications for business

The UK has left the European Union. This article provides advice and guidance for businesses on how to comply with REACH Chemical Regulations, advice for businesses wanting to gain or maintain access to the GB market and what businesses need to do to comply with regulations on manufactured goods placed on the EU market. Read More

‘The speed of change in health & safety legislation at the moment is completely unique’

In Episode 4 of the Safety & Health Podcast, hear about some of the latest health, safety and environmental legislation updates from Barbour EHS and IEMA, plus the second part of our interview with outgoing IOSH President Andrew Sharman. Read More

October legislation update Q&A

We put your questions from the recent October legislation update webinar to specialist regulatory law practitioners, Kizzy Augustin, Partner at Russell-Cooke, and Simon Joyston-Bechal, Director at Turnstone Law. If you missed the session, you can listen back on-demand here. Read More

Hand-arm vibration exposure: On-tool measurements vs. vibration emissions data

Mary Cameron, team leader within SOCOTEC’s Occupational Hygiene team, discusses the role that measured vibration levels and manufacturer’s data plays when assessing HAV exposure and implementing subsequent control measures. Read More

SHP legislation update eBook – October 2020

SHP’s latest Health & Safety legislation eBook, published in October 2020, covers coronavirus legislation, Brexit, Grenfell, Fire Safety Bill, Building Safety Bill, environment and much more… Read More

Venues required to enforce rule of 6, NHS QR code posters and contact logs

Hospitality venues in England are now legally required to enforce the rule of 6 or face a fine of up to £4,000. Read More



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Achieving Agility: A guide for professionals in HR, health and safety, risk and compliance

Pandemic preparedness: Propel your safety culture forward by avoiding these 7 mistakes

Getting approval for your software solution – Your quick reference eGuide

SHP legislation update eBook – October 2020

A guide to COSHH management