NHS Pays Medical Negligence Compensation to Boy

A 12-year-old boy has received medical negligence compensation from the NHS after medical staff failed to identify a serious eye condition for five years.


Business Fined after Employee Work Accident

A horse bedding manufacturer has been fined £18,000 following a workplace accident in which a 17-year-old man's arm was crushed.


Roofing Firm Fined after Worker Injured in Fall

A roofing company has been fined following an accident in which an employee fell and fractured his skull, eye socket and wrist.


HSE Reports Surge in Mesothelioma Deaths

The number of people dying from the Asbestos disease Mesothelioma in the UK has gone up in the last few years, according to new figures from the Health and Safety Executive.


FSA Identifies over 1m Food Poisoning Cases

The UK is seeing more than a million cases of food poisoning a year, according to new figures from the Food Standards Agency.