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Terms of reference for independent review of Prevent issued by Home Office

The Government has published the terms of reference for the independent review of the Prevent programme. This follows the appointment of Lord Carlile to lead the review as reported by Risk Xtra. The review will focus on the current delivery of Prevent and make recommendations for...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Institute of Risk Management hosts highest-attended ERM conference for risk leaders to date

Over 160 senior risk managers from around the world recently attended the Institute of Risk Management’s (IRM) ‘Risk Leaders: No More Business as Usual’ Conference in central London. Recognised as the leading enterprise risk management conference on the global...
Posted On 28 Nov 2017
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Max Hill QC appointed as Government’s new Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation

The Home Secretary Amber Rudd has appointed Max Hill QC as the Government’s new Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation. Hill has been a QC for nine years and boasts extensive experience of both defending and prosecuting complex cases involving terrorism, homicide, violent...
Posted On 27 Feb 2017
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New Smart Working Code of Practice announced by the British Standards Institution

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has announced the publication of PAS 3000: Smart Working, a new Code of Practice designed to help support organisations in the implementation of smart working principles. The Code is sponsored by the UK’s Cabinet Office on behalf of...
Posted On 02 Feb 2016
Carolyn Williams: technical director at the IRM
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“Cost-cutting and complacency hindering Civil Service’s ability to address future risks” states IRM

Cost-cutting and complacency are impacting the ability of the Civil Service to address future risks facing the UK. That’s the considered response given by the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) to a Public Administration Select Committee (PASC) inquiry addressing the future...
Posted On 17 Mar 2015