March

26.03.2013

Workers fall from height caused broken back injury

The unnamed 25-year-old fractured the base of his spine when he fell a distance of around 3.5 metres through the fragile roof of a barn he was working on for Tees Valley Compost C…

25.03.2013

Teenager suffers burns & scarring injuries at work

Bret Thomas was just 16 years old when he suffered burns to his face after toxic paint stripper splashed into his eyes and face while he was completing a placement at vehicle repa…

22.03.2013

Work accident fall led to serious head injuries

The unnamed 31-year-old professional suffered multiple fractures to his skull when he fell a distance of nearly five metres through a fragile barn roof while working at a farm in …

21.03.2013

Multiple injuries after trip and fall from roof at work

The unnamed 61-year-old professional suffered injuries to his knees, neck, ankles and right hand when he fell from the roof of a shed at Beever Primary School in Oldham in July 20…

20.03.2013

Work is biggest cause of stress in the UK

According to research conducted by mental health charity Mind, stress at work is more prevalent in Britons' lives than other potentially-troublesome issues such as personal financ…