The Cabinet Office have recently released guidance on how to prepare for emergencies, reiterating the importance of emergency preparedness. The guidance comes as the BBC reports that approximately 1 million workers will receive training on how to cope during a terror attack. The guidance is designed to help identify risks and help to prepare individuals, businesses and communities what to do in the event of an emergency.
In February 2015 following two consultations published by the UK Government in July 2014, draft legislation has been issued to implement strict energy efficiency regulations for both domestic and non-domestic landlords in a bid to drive the UK property market towards meeting energy efficiency targets.
A revised code of practice (CoP) has been published by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), which sets out practical guidance on how waste duty of care (DoC) requirements can be met.