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Health & Fitness

Mental ill-health and workplace stress

Mental ill-health and workplace stress can have a serious negative effect on productivity and business efficiency.

The mental health of employees is as important in the workplace as their physical wellbeing.    It includes an individual's emotional, psychological and social wellbeing and influences how they handle stress. 

Poor mental health can vary from feeling "down" to suffering from anxiety and depression Usually, an individual's mental health will fluctuate depending on the pressures they are experiencing.

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EU Driver Hours Rules

EU DRIVER'S HOURS RULES - LIMITS FOR DRIVERS OF GOODS VEHICLES OVER 3.5 TONNES GVW

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Professional Driver

Safety fears over smart motorways

The rollout of ‘smart’ motor­ways should be stopped, a cross-party group of MPs has said that Politicians and campaigners have cited a number of safety issues with the scheme, claiming drivers and recovery workers are put at risk. By Glen Keogh

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Drivers’ hours and goods vehicles

Within Great Britain (GB), either GB domestic or EU rules may apply. For international journeys, either the EU rules or the European Agreement Concerning the Work of Crews of Vehicles Engaged in International Road Transport (AETR) may apply.