January

06.01.2012

21-year-old suffers head injury in fall accident at work

The 21-year-old sustained a concussion and blood on the brain, as well as a fractured hand and cuts and bruises when he fell through a glasshouse roof.

06.01.2012

Man crushed by 1.5 tonne weight in work accident

The man suffered fractures to his back, ribs and shoulder when he was crushed by a 1.5 tonne weight at Yorkshire Spin Galvanising in Rotherham.

05.01.2012

Research: 50% of workers skip lunch

According to a study published by training provider Lifetime, nearly 50 per cent of professionals do not opt to take a lunch break, with 66 per cent of respondents stating they wo…

05.01.2012

Bus driver seeking damages for back injury

According to the Scotsman, Robert Young is seeking a five-figure settlement from Lothian Buses - a firm with more than 2,000 employees - after the chair he was sitting on in the c…

04.01.2012

Managers 'can tackle stress at work'

That is according to professor Cary Cooper, who has told online resource Changeboard that bosses have a crucial role to play in tackling the issue of mental anxiety among employee…