The hearing into the the 2013 fatal Sumburgh helicopter crash got underway yesterday at Aberdeen Sheriff Court. The preliminary hearing opened with Sheriff Pyle launching an attack on the legal system for forcing families to wait a “deplorable” seven years for an inquiry into the tragedy. The hearing proceeded a fatal accident inquiry that should start in the next few months.
With the draft IR35 legislation for off-payroll working in the private sector being published recently, and not providing much glimmer of good news, being able to sell yourself and maintain a level of control over the assignments you choose is more important than ever.
Brazil’s next oil auction, scheduled for November, may be the best one yet, raking in as much as $50 billion in auction proceeds, Bloomberg sources familiar with the Brazilian government estimates said on Monday.