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Government delays rollout of further all-lane smart motorways in response to Transport Committee report

The implementation of new ‘all-lane running’ smart motorways has been paused while the safety of the initiative is assessed, the government has said. Read More

Grenfell Inquiry: Government “hid” fire safety risks to buildings

Consecutive governments have been accused of “deliberately covering up” the dangers posed to combustible materials before the Grenfell Tower fire. Read More

LFB voices growing concerns over number of new properties being ‘deliberately’ designed to avoid fire safety rules

The LFB has expressed mounting concerns over the quantity of new properties being designed to avoid adhering to post-Grenfell fire safety rules. Read More

Research finds Nordic countries are paving the way for the future of shared parental leave

Research has found 27% of working parents want more flexibility. Director for Mental Health at Bupa, shares the benefits of shared parental leave. Read More

Regulating occupational health and safety during the coronavirus pandemic

The HSE has published a document explaining the regulator's role in keeping employees safe as COVID-19 restrictions are removed. Employers are advised to continue to comply with health and safety at work laws. Read More

‘The silent pandemic of poor mental health has taken too many people before their time’, Health Secretary tells Global Mental Health Summit

Savid Javid speaks on current government initiatives to promote better mental health in Britain at Global Mental Health Summit 2021. Read More

Government creates new department for building safety

The government has announced a new name and focus for the home of building safety after parliamentary reshuffle. Read More

Deregulation Bill H&S plans a ‘backward step’ – survey

Planned changes to health and safety as part of the Deregulation Bill are being seen as a ‘backward step’, according Read More

Let’s not beat around the bush: FFI is a fine

In response to Sarah Daniel’s Five Reasons Why Fee For Intervention Is actually A Good Thing, my principle objection is Read More



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