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Housebuilder Tip of the month: A river runs through it

Housebuilder Tip of the month: A river runs through it

“My site has a river running through it, I can direct my surface water into it can’t I?”   Surface water drainage can present a material risk to a dev ...

Bumps in the road: an update on e-scooters

Bumps in the road: an update on e-scooters

Since June 2020, the Government has allowed trial use of e-scooters across the country, and dozens of local authorities have taken the opportunity to ...

Health and Care Bill 2021 : the role of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in an ICS

Health and Care Bill 2021 : the role of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in an ICS

In this briefing we consider the Integrated Care System (“ICS”) “implementation guidance on partnerships with the voluntary, community and social ente ...

Claimant loses a potential half a million pound claim due to his fundamental dishonesty

Claimant loses a potential half a million pound claim due to his fundamental dishonesty

A soldier discharged from the army following a minor car accident loses a potential £0.5million claim due to his fundamental dishonesty.

Hussain v EUI [2019] – 2 Years On; Are we really seeing a difference?

Hussain v EUI [2019] – 2 Years On; Are we really seeing a difference?

Can you pay £366 per day to earn £20 a day? Whilst this may appear to be a simple question, as Mr Hussain found out, it is one with a complicated answ ...

Mental health provision in a post-pandemic world

Mental health provision in a post-pandemic world

To say the past two years have been a testing time for population wellbeing and mental health would be an understatement. For transformative progress ...

World Patient Safety Day

World Patient Safety Day

This year the theme of the WHO’s World Patient Safety Day is dedicated to the need to prioritise and address safety in maternal and newborn care, part ...

COVID-19 and the Impact on Home Deliveries

COVID-19 and the Impact on Home Deliveries

With the increase in online sales comes a number of risks, including the increased risk of road traffic accidents for home delivery drivers. This arti ...

Health and Care Bill 2021: Provider Selection

Health and Care Bill 2021: Provider Selection

In the next of our series of briefings on the Health and Care Bill, we look at the Government’s plans to repeal the current NHS procurement rules and ...

Automated Driving Systems: Consumer ratings and informed choices

Automated Driving Systems: Consumer ratings and informed choices

It has been announced that a project, funded by the Government’s Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, will bring together safety-testing expe ...