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Call for views on HHSRS shake-up

Housing

Call for views on HHSRS shake-up

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 14:01

The fate of the housing health and safety rating system is being called into question with a far-reaching government review looking into its viability.

Air pollution link to obesity

Environmental Protection

Air pollution link to obesity

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 13:18

Exposure to high levels of near-roadway air pollution while in the womb and in the first year of life could lead to obesity later in life, a US study has found.

Poor Brexit could jeopardise food security

Food Safety

Poor Brexit could jeopardise food security

William Hatchett08/11/2018 - 12:33

A no or bad deal Brexit could jeopardise food imports and food security, CIEH president Dawn Welham has warned.

Regulation needed for dermal fillers says surgeon

Regulation

Regulation needed for dermal fillers says surgeon

Sian Evans08/11/2018 - 12:23

A facial surgeon has called for the regulation of therapists who inject dermal fillers in beauty salons, at CIEH’s Beauty Conference.

Renewed call to ban inflatables

Health and Safety

Renewed call to ban inflatables

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 12:55

A call to ban inflatables has been renewed after eight children were injured while playing on a giant inflatable slide at a Surrey fireworks event at the weekend.

Too many people injured at work

Health and Safety

Too many people injured at work

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 12:43

Workplace injury and ill health is costing Britain around £15 bn a year with over 30 million working days lost, according to the Health and Safety Executive’s latest figures.

RSPH call for healthier high streets

Public Health

RSPH call for healthier high streets

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 13:54

Healthier high streets mean longer life expectancy and could improve the public health of the nation according to the Royal Society for Public Health.

Post Brexit environment plans slammed as ‘wooly’

Environmental Protection

Post Brexit environment plans slammed as ‘wooly’

Katie Coyne08/11/2018 - 13:03

A third of EU environmental legislation that cannot be brought into UK law through the EU (Withdrawal) Act may be lost post-Brexit, the Environmental Audit Committee has warned.

Delay in mandatory hygiene rating display

Food Safety

Delay in mandatory hygiene rating display

Katie Coyne24/10/2018 - 16:30

Mandatory display and declaration of food hygiene ratings England is at least two years away according to the Food Standards Agency, as an investigation has highlighted concerns over takeaway apps.

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