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Red Arrows ejector seat firm pleads guilty

An ejector seat firm has admitted breaching health and safety laws over the death of a Red Arrows pilot, BBC News has reported. Read More

Football agent jailed after killing highways worker

A football agent who killed a highways worker on the M6 has been jailed for seven years. Read More

£300k fine following asbestos failures

The operators of a natural gas storage facility near Atwick on the East Yorkshire coast has been sentenced after 13 employees and contractors were exposed to asbestos fibres. Read More

Workers exposed to asbestos during works

The principal contractor and site manager of a construction site in Derby city centre have been sentenced after workers were […] Read More

Absent vehicle and worker segregation led to death

A Suffolk-based trailer service firm has been fined after an employee suffered fatal head injuries. Read More

£100k fine in fall death case

A construction company has been fined after an employee died after falling over six metres. Read More

New minister for loneliness set up to tackle growing issue

Businesses and the workplace will form an integral strand of the government's plan to tackle loneliness and social isolation, it has been announced. Read More

Survey shows lack of mental health training among Scottish teachers

Two thirds of teachers in Scotland do not feel they have had enough mental health training, a new report has revealed. Read More

New AI project to tackle workplace safety risks

Two leading firms – Cisco and Cortexica Vision Systems – are to join forces to develop an artificial intelligence system, which will help prevent safety risks in the workplace. Read More

Carillion crisis: Government seeks to reassure outsourcing sector

The government has moved to downplay reports it is monitoring other outsourcing firms and said it does not believe any of its other suppliers are in a “comparable position” to Carillion. Read More



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