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Employees feel more disengaged during pandemic, Aviva study finds

By Belinda Liversedge on 11 January 2021

Employees are becoming not just physically remote but increasingly emotionally remote too, according to a new report.

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Breathe more easily

By Chris Keen, BOHS on 22 December 2020

With 12,000 people thought to be dying from occupational lung disease every year in Britain, the British Occupational Hygiene Society is urging employers to adopt good exposure controls to protect workers from harmful airborne substances.

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Lone working: has Covid-19 changed the rules?

By Nicole Vazquez, Worthwhile Training on 23 December 2020

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Tesco fined £536,000 after boy electrocuted by stray freezer wire

By Belinda Liversedge on 22 December 2020

Tesco Stores Limited was fined £536,000 last week by magistrates after a 10-year-old child got an electric shock in its branch in Warfield, Bracknell.

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HSE to prosecute following fatal wall collapse in 2016

By Belinda Liversedge on 03 December 2020

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Recycling firm fined for manslaughter of 23-year-old man

By Belinda Liversedge on 18 November 2020

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HSE to prosecute following fatal wall collapse in 2016

By Belinda Liversedge on 03 December 2020

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The power of thank you

By Samantha Peters, Being Well Together Committee on 10 December 2020

It’s been said that since we are given the gift of 84,000 seconds every day, we should use at least one of them to say ‘thank you’. That’s not bad advice. And a simple thank you does more than you might think, for you, as well as for those on the receiving end.

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The ‘new normal’ needs good mental health

By Jennie Armstrong on 19 November 2020

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In 2020, our lungs couldn’t catch a break

By Dominic Phinn, ClientEarth on 03 December 2020

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

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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Redefining workplace wellbeing – Part II

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 27 May 2019

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A safer conversation: respiratory disease - Part I

By Iris Cepero on 07 February 2017

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A safer conversation: work-related road safety

By Iris Cepero on 20 August 2015