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Are You Self-Employed? It’s Time to Have Your Say

The Health and Safety Executive are giving the self-employed an opportunity to voice their thoughts and concerns over health and safety laws.  The consultation was decided upon after proposals were created in response to the recommendations that were given through the report from Professor Lofstedt.  In his report he stated that all of those who… Read the Full Post

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The Self-Employed and Health and Safety

A recent review of the Health and Safety regulations by Lofstedt recommended that the Self-employed should be exempt from the health and safety regulations. Providing the self-employed person doesn’t pose any risks to anyone else the review claimed there was no need to include them in most of the laws.  As a result of the… Read the Full Post

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