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Heat stress ‘not part of the job’ urges video

By Belinda Liversedge on 09 August 2022

Breaking guidelines for working in the heat is the same as breaking the highway code, says a video produced by GMB union to help workers know their rights for working in extreme heat.

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Artificial intelligence: the benefits and dangers of data

By David Sharp, International Workplace on 12 August 2022

AI is already being widely used to protect people’s health and safety at work, but there’s a danger the data being harvested could be used in negative ways, such as pervasive monitoring of employees’ work rates and performance.

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Sit-stand desks: avoid the pitfalls

By Guy Osmond, Osmond Ergonomics on 08 August 2022

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Successful hybrid and flexible working: the right culture is key

By Chris Preston, The Culture Builders on 29 July 2022

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Beating the bullies

By Dr Sam Farley, Leeds University Business School on 01 August 2022

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Carlsberg fined £3m after worker dies in gas leak at brewery

By Belinda Liversedge on 29 July 2022

Carlsberg has been fined £3 million after a man died and another was seriously injured following an ammonia gas leak at one of its breweries.

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Leaseholders and social housing providers on the hook for significant costs

By Clive Betts MP on 08 August 2022

Government plans to fix the building safety crisis leave leaseholders and social housing providers on the hook for significant costs, writes Clive Betts, the MP and Chair of the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Select Committee.

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What a scorcher! How well did we respond to the heatwave?

By Mike Robinson FCA, British Safety Council on 08 August 2022

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Offshore oil & gas and shipping: a complex legal picture

By Bruce Craig, Pinsent Masons on 22 July 2022

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How will the courts view reasonable practicability in the age of covid?

By Chaired by Belinda Liversedge on 14 September 2020

In our latest edition of A Safer Conversation, two experts discuss the concept of reasonable practicability in the age of coronavirus.

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Supply chain: A safer conversation

By Iris Cepero on 09 December 2014

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Redefining workplace wellbeing – Part II

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 27 May 2019

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A safer conversation: flexible working

By Iris Cepero on 13 March 2015