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What Are Allergens?

Posted on the 26th of February 2015 in News & Views

With our brand new Food Allergens course landing next week, we thought it as good a time as any to take a closer look at exactly what we mean when we talk about ‘allergens’…

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Allergens - Coming to a Food Label Near You!

Posted on the 24th of February 2015 in News & Views

Did you know that the way allergens are labelled on prepackaged food is changing? With our upcoming Food Allergens course scheduled for release next week, we take a brief look at the 14 major allergens, as well as how the law is changing...

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Asbestos in Schools – What Have We Learnt?

Posted on the 19th of February 2015 in News & Views

With a renewed interest in the effects of Asbestos in recent years, the Department for Education (DfE) has made it a priority to carry out annual schools inspections in order to ensure adequate measures are being taken to safeguard children against the damaging effects of unregulated Asbestos exposure.

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Equality and Diversity: LGBT Outrage in Russia

Posted on the 16th of February 2015 in News & Views

Last month, Russia caused out roar by branding their LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual) community as “mentally abnormal”, revoking their access to obtain a vehicle driving license. Their reasoning? Because gender dysphoria, exhibitionists, fetishists and anybody who has a ‘different’ sexual orientation to the ‘norm’ are considered by them, to have a mental illness. With the launch of our Equality and Diversity course just around the corner, we take a look at some of the latest topical stories to hit the headlines...

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