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Government in push to attract over 50s into work

By Belinda Liversedge on 22 November 2022

The government has launched a new scheme to help remove barriers keeping older workers out of the jobs market after figures show that over 50s are still the main age group dropping out of work.

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The Great Smog of 1952: seventy years on

By Belinda Liversedge on 05 December 2022

On 5 December 1952, a great smog covered London in a deadly blanket. It would end up killing 12,000 people.

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Alcohol and the workplace – the hidden threat to employee wellbeing

By Jane Gardiner, Alcohol Change UK on 02 December 2022

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How you can make your workplace a place of wellbeing

By Andrew Berrie, Mind on 02 December 2022

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Wellbeing at work: a strategic approach is key

By Marcus Herbert, British Safety Council on 02 December 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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It’s time to reduce air pollution from construction

By Ben Pearce, Impact on Urban Health on 06 December 2022

Any conversation about air pollution must be in the context of how it affects people’s health, and particularly how it disproportionately affects some of the most vulnerable people in our communities.

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Let’s not trash the great reputation the UK has for health and safety

By Mike Robinson, British Safety Council on 06 December 2022

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Managing work-related road risk with vehicle safety technology

By Matthew Sulley, Pinsent Masons LLP on 22 November 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