Most new laws come into force on one of two common commencement dates each year; 6 April and 1 October. This enables you to prepare your business for the introduction of new requirements. Here are some of the main changes that could affect your business. 1. Increase in Landfill Tax… The standard rate of landfill
A recent DEFRA survey has provided organisations with an insight into how consumer perceptions have changed over the last few years in terms of ‘Going Green’. Once only a thing for radicals such as ‘Swampy’ (remember him?) this survey shows that the ‘Green Pound’ is now a big influence on how we all shop. Public
Did you know that last year 4500 memory sticks were found in the pockets of clothes taken to the dry cleaners? And with the frequent high profile data leaks that now occur every few months, there is many a horror story concerning the most basic of ISO 9001 requirements – ‘Control of Records’. Section 4.2.4
And so over the last couple of weeks, Gordon Brown has found himself at the centre of a bullying scandal and his allegedly abusive behaviour to his staff. The Director of an anti-bullying helpline has made public claims that Downing Street aids have contacted the helpline with issues and concerns about Gordon Brown’s bullying culture.