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    Neal Stone: there is a case for unity

    Matthew Holder speaks to Neal Stone about the need for unity to resist a more dangerous world being thrust upon us. Neal is head of policy and governance at McOnie and served for many years as director of policy at the British Safety Council.

    By Matthew Holder on 02 October 2020

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    Time for change

    It is always difficult to lift our eyes from the day-to-day, but never more so than in the middle of a major, global crisis.

    By Lawrence Waterman on 12 May 2020

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

    These days, we might be more open about mental health, but it still takes courage to speak up about our own experiences.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 17 October 2019


    Work is cause of mental health issues for two in five employees, says BITC

    BITC says it’s Time to Take Ownership after its report of the same name reveals a 'significant' rise in work-related mental ill health.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 24 September 2019

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    Two thirds of young doctors 'don't feel supported by management'

    England’s chief medical officer has spoken out against what she calls a ‘lack of humanity’ and support for young doctors working in the NHS.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 08 August 2019


    Giving apprentices a voice

    Involvement in health and safety has changed Mhairi Cockburn’s plans for her future career. A Babcock apprentice specialising in welding at the company’s Rosyth dockyard, she became fascinated with the nature and role of health and safety in the business.

    By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 01 August 2019