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Labour announces ‘bold’ menopause at work policy

By Belinda Liversedge on 24 September 2019

Menopausal women should be treated by firms as if they have a long-term fluctuating health condition, which needs the appropriate support from workplaces, Labour has announced.

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Mad World in search of sanity

By Matthew Holder on 18 October 2019

A packed Mad World Summit on 9 October in London presented high- profile speakers, including comedian and campaigner Ruby Wax and BBC’s Kate Silverton, and the latest technology to help us confront poor mental health at work.

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The skeleton in the closet

By Lottie Galvin, iHASCO on 02 October 2019

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Delivering change

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 26 September 2019

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“We’ve got to encourage people to do better”

By Belinda Liversedge on 17 October 2019

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Norfolk holiday park fined after swimmer found unconscious

By Belinda Liversedge on 30 September 2019

A Norfolk holiday park and its safety consultant have been fined over £105,000 after a swimmer was pulled unconscious from a pool which had not been monitored by CCTV.

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Hull firm fined after worker loses arm in tyre blast

By Belinda Liversedge on 17 September 2019

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GTR fined £1m for Gatwick Express window fatality

By Belinda Liversedge on 17 July 2019

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What does the law say about dust control at work?

By Louise Hosking, Hosking Associates on 07 October 2019

Demolition, brick cutting, the use of cement, wood and stone working, drilling, exposure to paint and sanding down surfaces in preparation. These are just some of the many construction-related activities where dust is prevalent and where it needs to be controlled.

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Power and risk

By Mike Robinson, Chief executive, British Safety Council on 01 October 2019

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Beware the working dead: presenteeism, a sacrifice too far?

By Matthew Holder, British Safety Council on 11 September 2019

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The jury is out

By Neal Stone, McOnie Agency on 28 August 2019

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Redefining workplace wellbeing – Part II

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 27 May 2019

Some of Britain’s most eminent thought leaders and campaigners took part in the British Safety Council’s roundtable debate on workplace wellbeing held in March. They examined and challenged wellbeing concepts and practices.