The new approach to finding and returning lost parcels

The new approach to finding and returning lost parcels

Issues with lost parcels have soared since the UK went into lockdown According to the dispute resolution service Resolver, the number of people complaining about deliveries quadrupled between mid-February and mid-April (1). The most common complaint? An item has not...
Top tips for managing lost property reasonably

Top tips for managing lost property reasonably

Your organisation has a duty to handle lost property ‘reasonably’ – but what does that mean? Lost property is a nuisance when you’re focused on making sure your business runs smoothly. It’s a job that is often forgotten (no pun intended). As a result, items end up on...
How to recycle a phone charger and other electronics

How to recycle a phone charger and other electronics

Disposing of a phone charger can be difficult – but it is incredibly important in order to protect the environment Minimise the impact of your e-waste by recycling your phone charger. Plus, any charger used with electronics, such as smartphones, tablets, laptops...
How to ensure your lost property system is GDPR compliant

How to ensure your lost property system is GDPR compliant

Do you have a GDPR compliant lost property system in place? Probably not. Many companies use a manual logbook or digital spreadsheet to keep track of their lost property. But did you know that this has to be GDPR compliant? Quick look: How can I make my lost property...
The definitive guide to lost property laws in the UK

The definitive guide to lost property laws in the UK

Header image source: Matt Brown. Unedited (CC by 2.0) What do the law and the police really say about lost property in the United Kingdom? There is a lot of confusion surrounding what you should do with lost property. The position of the government and the police in...