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UK 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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‘Disturbing’ conditions revealed at Boohoo warehouse

By Belinda Liversedge on 25 November 2022

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UK government fails to spend a penny on driver toilets

By Belinda Liversedge on 24 November 2022

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Kerala targets drug abuse among migrant workers

By Orchie Bandyopadhyay on 08 November 2022

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Alcohol and the workplace – the hidden threat to employee wellbeing

By Jane Gardiner, Alcohol Change UK on 02 December 2022

Starting conversations at work about the health risks posed by excessive alcohol consumption can bring benefits – not just for the wellbeing of employees but the organisation’s productivity and safety standards.

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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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Five top wellbeing initiatives of 2022

By Belinda Liversedge on 02 December 2022

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Carlsberg fined £3m after worker dies in gas leak at UK 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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Managing work-related road risk with vehicle safety technology

By Matthew Sulley, Pinsent Masons LLP on 22 November 2022

Work-related road safety has been high on the agenda in recent years and, as greater numbers of people have returned to the roads following the end of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions in 2021, there has been a corresponding increase in road casualties.

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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