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1310, 2020

New role: Campaigns and Research Manager

Unchecked UK is expanding! We’re looking for a Campaigns and Research Manager to lead on specific campaigns to highlight the real-world impacts of deregulation and the erosion of UK enforcement capacity, with an initial focus on tax.

1108, 2020

New role: Real Living Wage Internship

Unchecked UK is looking for an intern to lead a political research/ mapping project, pulling together demographic, social, cultural and political information for key parliamentary constituencies.

1206, 2020

Reforming Regulation Initiative consultation response

In this submission we set out some preliminary arguments for adopting a protective approach to regulatory policymaking in the UK. We examine the effectiveness of previous government initiatives to reduce regulation, as well as the existing cost/ benefit appraisal process for assessing the value of regulations.

804, 2020

Covid-19: protecting those who protect us

At times like these we remember just how connected we all are - and how much we depend on one another. While different people are being affected in different ways by the Covid 19 crisis, we all have a stake in tackling it in the best way possible.

2701, 2020

Blog: The weakening of food law enforcement

An estimated seven per cent of children in the UK have a food allergy. In the worst case scenario, an allergic reaction will kill. Now, new research from Unchecked.uk, published in The Times, has found that nearly one in five food samples contain a hidden allergen.

1310, 2020

New role: Campaigns and Research Manager

Unchecked UK is expanding! We’re looking for a Campaigns and Research Manager to lead on specific campaigns to highlight the real-world impacts of deregulation and the erosion of UK enforcement capacity, with an initial focus on tax.

1108, 2020

New role: Real Living Wage Internship

Unchecked UK is looking for an intern to lead a political research/ mapping project, pulling together demographic, social, cultural and political information for key parliamentary constituencies.

1206, 2020

Reforming Regulation Initiative consultation response

In this submission we set out some preliminary arguments for adopting a protective approach to regulatory policymaking in the UK. We examine the effectiveness of previous government initiatives to reduce regulation, as well as the existing cost/ benefit appraisal process for assessing the value of regulations.

804, 2020

Covid-19: protecting those who protect us

At times like these we remember just how connected we all are - and how much we depend on one another. While different people are being affected in different ways by the Covid 19 crisis, we all have a stake in tackling it in the best way possible.

1903, 2020

Paper: the 2011 Red Tape Challenge, outcomes and effectiveness

In April 2011, the Coalition government launched a crowdsourcing initiative, the ‘Red Tape Challenge’, which invited the public to identify regulations to be improved or removed. In this paper we explore the initiative's outcomes and effectiveness.

2701, 2020

Blog: The weakening of food law enforcement

An estimated seven per cent of children in the UK have a food allergy. In the worst case scenario, an allergic reaction will kill. Now, new research from Unchecked.uk, published in The Times, has found that nearly one in five food samples contain a hidden allergen.