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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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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


Get your free Environmental Sustainability Health Check

Organisations that have an effective environmental sustainability programme are more likely to avoid prosecutions and fines arising from legal non-compliance, as well as benefit financially from optimising cost savings associated with reduced reso... Continue reading


FM Legal Update – themes for the day

Thursday 21 April will see our Spring 2016 Facilities Management Legal Update event at our training centre in Clerkenwell, London. I’ve been chairing these bi-annual events for some time now, and it was in 2011 that I hinted that it might b... Continue reading


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