The Government is committed to bringing about the biggest change in building safety for a generation. Yesterday [Monday 20 July 2020] they published the Draft Building Safety Bill that aims to improve building and fire safety.
This week sees many workers returning to work who have been at home furloughed for the last 10-12 weeks. It is down to employers and managers to ensure that they consider both the physical and mental health of their employees and the damage that could be caused by returning to work after such a long break.
Employers have a duty to protect the health and safety of all employees, including homeworkers. Assessing the risks of home working A risk assessment must be carried out which identifies the hazards relating [...]
Coronavirus – Some questions being asked and our answers
With the current situation, whereby many people are working from home, we have been asked a number of questions from businesses unsure about their duties