Code of Practice


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Code of Practice

The code of practice by the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), which was revised in 2008 and addressed matters related to patient safety, relationship of the pharmaceutical industry with healthcare professionals, the public and patient groups, restrictions on advertising, and complaints and sanctions against the pharmaceutical industry.
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Compressed air users should not be alarmed about the new Code of Practice.
The Code of Practice states that all teachers, "are aware of the importance of identifying, and providing for, those pupils who have SEN" (Deans, 1996:9).
The Code of Practice has reportedly been developed by an industry workgroup as a self-regulatory initiative and compliance is voluntary.
The final code of practice will be posted as soon as it is available.
There are also plans to extend the Code of Practice to cover other categories of publications, such as e-books.
The Beam Global Spirits & Wine Marketing Code of Practice complements all local laws under which Beam Global products are sold.
The consultation on the draft Code of Practice has been launched today by the Human Tissue Authority (HTA), the watchdog that ensures human tissue and organs are used safely and ethically.
Landlords and letting and estate agents should therefore be aware that, with effect from the start of this month, Newcastle City Council has brought in a Code of Practice on residential letting and for sale boards.
The Press Complaints Commission has approved a new sub-clause to the code of practice for journalists warning the media to avoid "excessive" detail about the method used for a suicide, except in cases where this is in the public interest.
These set the scene for the introduction of the Code of Practice on the Identification and Assessment of Special Educational Needs (1994).
Take-up by tenants of a new commercial property code of practice has been slow, according to research by a North-east surveyor.
The LCD has issued the Lord Chancellor's Code of Practice on the Management of Records (Code of Practice), although the technical expertise came from the National Archives, which is both an executive agency of the LCD and a government department in its own right, reporting to the LCD.