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‘Adapt or die’: Environment Agency says businesses must prepare for climate change impacts

By Belinda Liversedge on 14 October 2021

The Environment Agency warns road to Net Zero could be knocked off course if we don’t adapt to climate change.

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Make flexible working a right, not a request, says TUC

By Belinda Liversedge on 24 September 2021

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Footballers call time on social media racist abuse

By Belinda Liversedge on 21 September 2021

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UK brands urged to sign new accord to protect garment workers

By Belinda Liversedge on 10 September 2021

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Grey fleet workers must be protected on the road, says HSE

By Belinda Liversedge on 08 September 2021

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Government wasted £2 billion on unusable PPE, finds inquiry

By Belinda Liversedge on 06 September 2021

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Lone working: the monitoring options

By Rebecca Pick, Pick Protection on 19 October 2021

There are several ways of responding to and monitoring the emergency alerts sent by lone worker personal alarms, including some cost-saving options.

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Sound advice

By Stephen Wheatley, UK Hearing Conservation Association on 13 October 2021

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‘We have to fight for a better world’

By Belinda Liversedge on 01 October 2021

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The lost story of Britain’s Black miners

By Belinda Liversedge on 04 October 2021

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Coal mining co fined after worker crushed in roof collapse

By Belinda Liversedge on 21 September 2021

Mining company, Three D’s Mining Ltd has been fined £100,000 for safety breaches after an employee suffered crushing injuries when a roof collapsed at a coal face in South Wales.

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'Minority groups are still underrepresented in health and safety'

By Funmi Adegbola, founder of the Society of Women in Safety Health and Environment-Africa on 15 October 2021

Funmi Adegbola is founder of the Society of Women in Safety Health and Environment-Africa (SOWSHE-A) which gives support to female professionals in safety, health and environment (SHE) through mentorship and training. Safety Management catches up with Funmi to discuss diversity in health and safety.

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Net zero and hydrogen: the possible regulatory landscape

By Emma Evans, Pinsent Masons LLP on 12 October 2021

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In praise of negativity

By Samantha Peters on 08 October 2021

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Why employers should take action on race equality at work

By Sandra Kerr CBE, Business in the Community (BITC) on 04 October 2021

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How will the courts view reasonable practicability in the age of covid?

By Chaired by Belinda Liversedge on 14 September 2020

In our latest edition of A Safer Conversation, two experts discuss the concept of reasonable practicability in the age of coronavirus.

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Supply chain: A safer conversation

By Iris Cepero on 09 December 2014

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Redefining workplace wellbeing – Part II

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 27 May 2019

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A safer conversation: flexible working

By Iris Cepero on 13 March 2015