GREEN INITIATIVES - 25.06.2020
It’s good to share
The Chair of the Environment Agency has spoken of the importance of “disclosure” as a tool to drive environmental improvement. What does it mean and what are the benefits to organisations which participate?
WASTE - 25.06.2020
Neighbours run ragged by waste criminal
A director has been found guilty following persistent breaches of his company’s waste permit. How did his actions lead to multiple neighbour complaints and ultimately land him in court?
CORONAVIRUS - ENFORCEMENT - 11.06.2020
HSE back on inspection duty
The HSE has announced that it’s restarting proactive enforcement inspections. Who can expect a visit and what will inspectors be looking for?
FIRE - 11.06.2020
Fire statistics: a good news story
The latest statistics for fire incidents in England have been released by the Home Office. It appears that the many years of hard work are starting to pay off. What do the numbers reveal?
FIRE SAFETY - 03.06.2020
Hotel group pays £250,000 for fire breaches
The firm which runs the Campanile Hotel group has been ordered to pay a fine of £220,000 and costs of over £30,000 after one of its properties was found to be operating without a working fire alarm. What circumstances led to the charges?
ENFORCEMENT - 03.06.2020
The HSE’s business plan for 2020/21
The HSE’s board has been considering the organisation’s business plan for the current year. What will the regulator be spending its time on, and which sectors should be ready for inspection programmes?