February

07.02.2012

People 'should talk about stress at work'

That is according to Sue Firth, a chartered psychologist, who believes discussing problems with a loved one, a colleague or their boss can be a great help for people struggling wi…

06.02.2012

Pensioner seeking damages for head injury

According to the Arbroath Herald, Valerie Payne was hit by debris falling from a building occupied by Clydesdale Bank - a financier now owned by the National Australia Bank Group …

06.02.2012

Employers 'must look to prevent workplace accidents'

That is the opinion of Judith Hackitt, chair of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), who has called on companies to take a proactive approach to avoiding injuries among their me…

03.02.2012

New employees 'more susceptible to accidents'

That is according to Judith Hackett, chair of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), who has said that fresh recruits and inexperienced professionals are most likely to get injure…

03.02.2012

Work man with broken foot lucky to be alive

The unnamed mechanical fitter sustained the fracture while working at Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire in March 2010 when a 13kg weight dropped a distance of around four metr…