What responsibilities do Landlords have for the safety of their tenants?

When you rent out your property to tenants as a landlord you have a responsibility to ensure that any gas appliances supplied as part of the tenancy are safe for them to use. Under Health and Safety Executive regulations, The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998, landlords must make sure gas appliances, and also … Read moreWhat responsibilities do Landlords have for the safety of their tenants?

The satisfactions – and challenges – of a small rural business

There is no denying that there are challenges to running a small business in a rural location that urban-based businesses generally do not have to deal with. Approximately 17% of England’s population, or 9.5 million people, live in rural areas and many others dream of doing so. Among them are many actual or potential small … Read moreThe satisfactions – and challenges – of a small rural business