Tesco awards compensation after slip

According to the Worcester Standard, Ronald Fryer suffered a fractured metatarsal when he slipped over in a Tesco supermarket in Worcester in October 2009.


Union calls for safety improvements on farms

That is according to trade union Unite, which has called on the government to be more proactive in its approach to ensuring health and safety is prioritised in this employment sec…


Stress at work 'increases 40% during recession'

According to a study conducted by experts at the University of Nottingham and the University of Ulster, around 25 per cent of all professionals will suffer with mental anxiety dur…


Expert: Workers must protect their hearing

That is according to Vivienne Michael, chief executive of Deafness Research UK, who has urged such professionals to take measures to restrict their chances of contracting hearing …


Ambulance technician seeking £60k for ankle injury

According to the Edinburgh Evening News, Paul De Lara seriously injured this joint while trying to move an elderly patient he had just saved from cardiac arrest in March 2008.