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Working long hours can raise diabetes risk among women

Working more than 45 hours a week can lead to an increased risk of diabetes in women, according to a medical study. Read More

British Safety Council: New Speaker must show leadership on the health and wellbeing of all who work in parliament

The British Safety Council has called on the Speaker of the House of Commons to set an example of leadership in promoting the wellbeing of all MPs and their staff. Read More

Paddington rail crash 20 years on: Are safety standards slipping?

On the morning of 5 October 1999, two trains traveling at 130mph collided and crashed into each other, causing the death of 31 passengers at Ladbroke Grove. Read More

Tata Steel: Contractor dies in machinery incident at steelworks

A worker has died after an incident involving machinery at Tata’s steelworks in Port Talbot. Read More

Rite Hite win latest Health, Safety & FM Golf Championship

The fabulous Notts Hollinwell played host to the northern arm of the Health, Safety & FM Golf Championships presented by Shirley Parsons & the Facilities Show, and in association with SHP Online, FMJ, and Safety & Health Expo. Read More

Waterloo worker death: Engineer killed at Waterloo station

Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed that an engineer has been killed whilst working on travellator at Waterloo Station. Read More

New Chief Executive for Considerate Constructors Scheme

Amanda Long has officially joined The Considerate Constructors Scheme, as Chief Executive on 16 September 2019. Read More

New Chief Executive for HSE takes the reins

Sarah Albon has begun her new role as Chief Executive of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Read More

HSE issues safety alert over the phenomenon of condensate induced water hammer

An on-going case has prompted the HSE to issue a reminder to duty-holders in chemical processing and production, engineering and manufacturing, amongst others, about their responsibilities in terms of the maintenance and operation of steam systems. Read More

St John Ambulance launches mental health conference series

Health charity, St John Ambulance, has launched a series of one-day mental health conferences which will see experts discussing key topics in mental health and workplace wellbeing at three locations across England. Read More


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