The case for buying a defibrillator for work.

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With tens of thousands of people suffering sudden heart attacks in the workplace should your business have an automated external defibrillator (AED) on site? This document makes the case. Research by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) shows that over 44,000 people suffer sudden heart attacks that occur outside of a hospital environment …

New hazardous waste rules

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In January 2016 the Government quietly announced that it was planning to make hazardous waste disposal simpler. Under the previous requirements a business that produced more than 500kg of hazardous waste had to be registered with the Environment Agency (EA). Since 1 April 2016 this condition has been dropped. Because of …