What a crate idea: the invention which could reduce back injuries at work

How a new ‘weight-measuring’ thermometer could help prevent workers handling crates from suffering back injuries. Plus: some facts you might not know about back injuries


Asbestos-related deaths ‘expected to rise for the next five years’

BBC programme highlights rise in the number of asbestos-related deaths in England and Wales with fears that some areas are particularly vulnerable to industrial-related diseases


Skipping lunch breaks: a recipe for further stress at work

A look at some news statistics which show how stress is leading many UK workers to adopt unhealthy eating habits? Plus: what exactly is the law governing work breaks?