April

09.04.2013

25% of London building sites unsafe, HSE investigation finds

That is according to a new investigation carried out by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), which established that many places of work in the building sector in the capital are…

08.04.2013

Homeowner potentially exposed to Carbon Monoxide

Norfolk-based heating engineer David Scent installed a gas boiler at a property in Dereham between August 2011 and May 2012, but the resident subsequently contacted the Gas Safe R…

05.04.2013

Forklift truck accident leads to amputation

The unnamed 59-year-old had to have part of his leg amputated when he was run over by a forklift truck at premises owned by London-based chemicals firm Nuplex Resins in Newham in …

04.04.2013

Mid-managers 'most likely to struggle with stress at work'

Research conducted by experts at the University of Liverpool and the University of Manchester found that people halfway up the professional ladder tend to face the most strain bec…

03.04.2013

Explosion causes serious burns in work accident

The unnamed 27-year-old professional had to remain in hospital for two weeks after an explosion at premises owned by research and development firm Renishaw in Stone, Staffordshire…