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Waste crime rises as UK companies fail to comply with their waste ‘duty of care’ obligations

Illegal disposal of waste is a significant burden to the UK economy, diverting up to £1bn per annum from legitimate business and the HM Treasury, as well as presenting a significant risk to human health and the environment. However, recent r... Continue reading


Fire Sprinkler Systems – NEW 3rd party inspection rules

As of January 2016, BS EN 12845: 2015 and the Loss Prevention Council Rules states that is a legal requirement for owners / operators to ensure that their sprinkler systems are audited for compliance by an independent third party on an annual basi... Continue reading


What is vicarious liability?

It’s only 10 March, and it’s been a pretty hectic month already from an employee relations point of view! There have been a number of critical case law decisions regarding vicarious liability which could have a far reaching impact on e... Continue reading


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The EU General Data Protection Regulation: What will change and what it means

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years. After four years of preparation and debate the GDPR was finally approved by the EU Parliament on 14 April 2016 and will be direct... Continue reading


Brought to heel

I asked my colleagues in International Workplace’s employment relations team whether they would like to step up to defend the boss of the company that had very publicly been admonished for sending home an employee – without pay –... Continue reading


ESOS – have you failed to comply?

According to latest figures from the Environment Agency, reported by edie, approximately 3,000 (30%) of those organisations required to comply with the Energy Savings and Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) had failed to do so by mid-April.  The origin... Continue reading


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