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Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021

The Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021 (No. 23 of 2021), which was recently enacted, and which amends the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015 (No. 46 of 2015), supports Ireland’s transition to a Net Zero economy and identifies a framework for achieving a climate-neutral economy by no later than …

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The EU’s Latest Climate Plan – ‘Fit for 55’

Recently, the European Commission adopted a package of proposals to correlate the EU’s climate, energy, land use, transport, and taxation policies with a goal of reducing net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030, compared to 1990 levels. Previously, this figure was set at 40%. Achieving these emission reductions in the next decade …

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PAS 2060:2014 – Specification for the Demonstration of Carbon Neutrality

Climate change and the emission of greenhouse gases are some of the most critical issues facing society.  Strategies and actions to reduce carbon footprints remain important and governments, industry and communities are still responding to this issue in various ways. To minimise the effects of climate change, countries and indeed corporate entities need to significantly …

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ISO 45003 & the 3 Ps

ISO 45003:2021 Occupational health and safety management — Psychological health and safety at work — Guidelines for managing psychosocial risks was published yesterday. ISO 45003 provides guidance on the management of psychosocial risks and promotes well-being at work, as part of an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system. These guidelines are intended to be …

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Antaris to Review Health & Safety Risk Assessments for Marine Survey Office

Antaris is delighted to announce that we are working with The Marine Survey Office to review and where appropriate, update its health and safety risk assessments (including COVID risk assessments), associated with its surveyor field activities. The Marine Survey Office (MSO) operates under the auspices of the Department of Transport and is responsible for the …

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Training Course on ISO 26000 – Delivered to Dawn Pork & Bacon by CEO, Gerard Higgins

Antaris recently delivered an Introduction to ISO 26000:2010 to Dawn Pork & Bacon, Kilkenny. ISO 26000 – Guidance on Social Responsibility, was published by the International Standards Organisation (ISO) in 2010 and is designed to assist companies in their efforts to operate in a socially responsible manner. It provides best practice guidance in social responsibility, …

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ISO 27701:2019 Security Techniques

ISO 27701:2019 Security Techniques   We are delighted to announce that Antaris has been recommended for certification to ISO 27701: 2019 Security techniques – Extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for privacy information management – requirements and guidelines, by the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI), and we are the first company in the …

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Virtual Training Courses

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in 2020, Antaris has delivered in excess of one hundred virtual training courses in conjunction with our training partner, SQT Training. Historically, most of our training courses were delivered in several hotels with state-of-the-art training facilities or in-house in the organisations’ own premises. Of necessity, a significant number of courses …

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