Food business banned from offering allergy-free food
29th July 2019
A restaurant in Birmingham has been prohibited from offering allergy-free food to customers after Birmingham City Council issued a hygiene emergency prohibition notice (HEPN) after receiving a complaint from a customer.Read more
Food hygiene - Oysters – aphrodisiac or source of illness?
29th July 2019
Oysters are claimed to boost your sex drive. However they also have a sinister side, as a recent survey of European oyster production areas has highlighted.Read more
Who owns whom in the workplace compliance marketplace?
18th June 2019
2019 has seen a significant move in consolidation in the workplace compliance market.Read more
The importance of correctly maintaining building fire safety systems
14th June 2019
Following this week’s fire at a block of flats in Barking, East London, on Sunday night, news reports have been circulating across the media accusing those responsible for managing the...Read more
What are the important Health and Safety “starts”?
23rd May 2019
Whilst in the shower this morning I read on the shampoo bottle that “there’s more to life than hair, but it’s a good place to start”!
It got me thinking about...
Improving Standards for Legionella Risk Assessment?
18th February 2019
Earlier this month BSI released its updated “British Standard BS 8580-1:2019 Water quality, risk assessments for Legionella control – Code of practice”.Read more
Pseudomonas Difficult to Say, But Easy to Get Wrong
11th February 2019
In February 2019, a piercing aftercare saline solution has been found responsible for a number of people contracting infections across the UK.Read more
Fines for food safety offences are increasingly making the news
28th January 2019
Fines for pest infestations in restaurants have been increasingly making the news headlines.Read more