After Grenfell: more health and safety? – Spiked


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After Grenfell: more health and safety?
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Indeed, this grim tragedy highlights some of the most destructive features of health-and-safety culture: its focus on myriad possible 'risks' rather than clearly defined dangers, and its promotion of bureaucratic box-ticking over human judgement.
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Company fined €300k for health and safety breaches in relation to Corrib worker’s death – RTE.ie


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Company fined €300k for health and safety breaches in relation to Corrib worker's death
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A German civil engineering firm has been fined €300,000 plus costs, after pleading guilty to two breaches of health and safety legislation, in relation to the death of a German man who was working on the Corrib Gas tunnel in Co Mayo in 2013. Lars

Cancer research, public health and worker safety would all see steep cuts under Trump budget – Los Angeles Times


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Cancer research, public health and worker safety would all see steep cuts under Trump budget
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Under the heading “Putting America's Health First,” the Trump administration's 2018 budget blueprint includes a $5.8-billion cut for the National Institutes of Health, a move that would slash the medical research agency's funding by just over 18%. It

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State places temporary manager at nursing home after ‘concern for health, safety of residents’ – ABC27


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State places temporary manager at nursing home after 'concern for health, safety of residents'
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COLUMBIA, Pa. (WHTM) – Health and safety concerns following a recent inspection of a Lancaster County nursing home have led to the installation of a temporary manager. The most recent survey of Susquehanna Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in …

180000 work-related injuries in Jordan in 2016, health and safety forum hears – Jordan Times


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180000 work-related injuries in Jordan in 2016, health and safety forum hears
Jordan Times
AMMAN — Work-related injuries in industrial and construction projects would be reduced by endorsing and implementing a set of national guidelines for occupational health and safety, professionals agreed on Tuesday. Creating a safe working environment …
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UAE's new workplace health and safety standards 'will attract more skilled workers'The National
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