Entries by Rebecca Rusling

E-Cigarettes

E-Cigarettes – Can Employees Now Smoke Indoors? More and more people are turning to e-cigarettes with the aim to quit smoking. But can Employees Now Smoke Indoors? An e-cigarette is a battery-powered device that converts liquid nicotine into a mist, or vapor, that the user inhales. In the UK, 25% of all quit attempts are […]

Rules change for reporting accidents at work

Rules change >> reporting accidents at work Under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR), employers must report any work-related deaths, and certain work-related injuries, cases of disease, and near misses involving employees. Employers must also ensure that they provide suitably trained personnel and have adequate equipment and facilities for giving […]