HSE RSS feeds » GMOs http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 GMO Public Register Report – updated August 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm#comments Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:25:36 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52161 An electronic copy of the Genetically Modified Organisms Public Register, updated for August 2016, is now available to view.

]]>
http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm/feed/ 0
Self-employed workers – changes to health and safety law http://www.hse.gov.uk/self-employed/index.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/self-employed/index.htm#comments Thu, 20 Aug 2015 11:30:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49201 From 1 October 2015, if you are self-employed and your work activity poses no potential risk to the health and safety of other workers or members of the public, then health and safety law will not apply to you.

]]>
http://www.hse.gov.uk/self-employed/index.htm/feed/ 0
GMO Public Register Report – updated http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm#comments Thu, 20 Aug 2015 11:00:01 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49174 The Genetically Modified Organisms (Contained Use) Regulations 2014 requires the competent authority to maintain a public register of information about all notifications concerning contained use. This contains information on premises and individual contained uses, the purpose of individual contained uses and the characteristics of the GMOs involved.

]]>
http://www.hse.gov.uk/biosafety/gmo/notifications/publicregister.htm/feed/ 0