Since becoming a GRESB Premier Partner earlier in 2016, the S2 Partnership has been offering real estate experience and skills to support GRESB members in achieving, maintaining and improving the highest standards of environmental, social and governance management, notably in the increasingly important aspect of Health & Wellbeing.
The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has recently completed a review of the effectiveness of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRO). Intended to review if the RRO is still fit for purpose, whether it clearly stipulates responsibilities and if it is fully watertight, the LFB’s independent review highlighted some changes may be required for the future.
Recent figures published by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) show that although Britain remains one of the safest places to work in Europe, an estimated 30.4 million working days were lost due to work related ill health or injury in 2015/16. The latest figures indicate that injuries and new cases of illness resulting from working conditions cost an estimated £14.1 billion in 2014/15.