A policy shift: making clean air a reality

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health's Tony Lewis looks at why the government must change its approach to tackling air quality

Tackling unhealthy working practices

How can organisations reduce unhealthy workplace practices by focusing on line management, leadership and culture?

Stepping up to improve air quality

There are a number of encouraging examples of public sector organisations tackling air pollution in their areas. Dominic Phinn shares some examples

First aid at work – Your legal requirements

First Aid for Life’s Emma Hammett discusses the legal requirements surrounding first aid provision in the workplace

Celebrating innovation and integration in parking

Parkex is Europe’s largest dedicated parking event, providing a platform for showcasing the latest cutting edge products, technologies and services

Top 10: air pollution as a local problem

With poor air quality responsible for as many as 40,000 deaths a year, GB looks at the councils improving air quality through innovation and efficiency

Data processing and GDPR - the business case

How will GDPR change the responsibility of the Data Processor and what impact will Brexit have on this? Steve Mellings explores

Reframing mobility to solve our air quality crisis

Sustrans has published 10 recommendations on what needs to be done to solve the UK’s air quality crisis. Here, Rachel White highlights its findings

Providing aerial footage for local gov services

Photographer Andrew Bryson has been involved in some fantastic projects all over the country. GB looks at some of his UAV photography work

New PPE supply Regulation: what to know

Employers have duties concerning the provision and use of personal protective equipment at work. Edward Crick looks at the current legislation on the issue

Sustainably fighting waste crime

What more can the public sector do to help make Defra’s 25-year Plan a success?

Shaping ethical organisational cultures

Dr Ksenia Zheltoukhova, head of Research at the CIPD, looks at how to encourage and enhance purposeful leadership

How to tackle the UK's pothole headache?

Estimates suggest it would cost on average £69 million per council to repair their local road networks, but how are authorities addressing the pothole issue?

Commercial concerns when it comes to asbestos in buildings

Does your commercial building have an asbestos management survey? Craig Evans, general manager at the UKATA, explores

IaaS – considerations for the public sector

Developments in IaaS is encouraging more public sector IT managers to reconsider their platform options. Paul Timms explains why

Why compassionate organisations are the way forward

Sarah Hughes, chief executive of the Centre for Mental Health, looks at mental health in the workplace and how to work towards long-term change

Going beyond organisational transformation

Having a network of collaborative leaders is essential to leading whole system change, write Oliver Excell and Tony Wood

UAS in government and public services

Dr Sue Wolfe provides us a review of government policy and explains how drones are being used to revolutionise some public services

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Event Diary

The annual Digital Government conference will be returning to the QEII Centre, London on Thursday 24th May.