April

21.04.2011

Research: Under-25s most affected by stress at work

According to a study conducted by Mentaline.com, people under the age of 25 are the "most stressed" age group in the country at present, with 54 per cent of those in thi…

20.04.2011

Expert calls for changes to the way accidents at work are recorded

That is the opinion of Roger Bibbings, occupational safety adviser at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), an organisation striving to cut the number of peop…

20.04.2011

Pensioner seeks compensation after fall

According to the Daily Record, pensioner Margaret Graham suffered a dislocation to the joint as well as damage to the tendons in her shoulder when she fell over at St Adamnan Epis…

18.04.2011

Study finds many schools unprepared for threat of asbestos

That is according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Joint Union Asbestos Campaign (JUAC) - an organisation originally set up in 1884 and has 160,000 members across the UK - …

18.04.2011

Accident at work leads to hand amputation

According to the BBC, Conor Fitzsimmons' arm got trapped in the rollers of a printing machine as he attempted to free a bag that had become stuck in the equipment.