Reducing fire risk at waste management sites »
In this Insurance Institute of London Lecture, Chris Jones,
Chairman of WISH forum speaks about efforts being made in the waste
industry to address both the fire risk issues and the public's
concern, often resulting from increasing media attention in recent
years on the number and scale of fires at sites storing and
handling waste and recycling.
Cash is king, but at a cost »
Most interest rates around the world are at, or close to, all
time lows. The extreme case is Switzerland, where the national bank
has set anegativebase rate of -0.75%; meaning that it charges to
take cash deposits. The reasoning behind central banks setting low
or negative interest rates is complex, but two broad aims are:
Recent additions to the CII library »
A list of recent book purchases by month, from May 2012 onwards.
To view these and the full print collection, please visit the
library catalogue. Most
of these books can be borrowed by CII members, and a postal service
is available. For further information, please contact the library
at email@example.com or call 0207 417 4415/3574.