Big Ben ‘could not be silenced by the Blitz but can be by health and safety’ – Metro


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Big Ben 'could not be silenced by the Blitz but can be by health and safety'
Metro
People are getting quite angry about Big Ben falling silent while repair works go on for four years. The last regular 'bongs' until 2021 will sound next Monday. After that, the sound has been judged too loud to carry on as normal when construction
Big Ben silencing over health and safety fears is 'mad'Evening Standard
Health and safety fears dismissed as decision to silence Big Ben's bongs for four years branded 'bonkers'Evening Telegraph
Parliament defends silencing Big Ben to protect workersBBC News
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Top health and safety expert died falling 30ft down a lift shaft during an inspection – The Sun


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Top health and safety expert died falling 30ft down a lift shaft during an inspection
The Sun
Top health and safety expert died falling 30ft down a lift shaft during an inspection. Dad-of-two had more than 20 years' experience and was crowned Engineer Surveyor of the Year. By Andrew Parker. 25th July 2017, 12:28 am. Updated: 25th July 2017, 12

Ag Progress Days Family Room building specializes in health, safety – Penn State News


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Ag Progress Days Family Room building specializes in health, safety
Penn State News
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Families can play minigames, watch food demonstrations, taste healthy food and drink, participate in a scavenger hunt, and learn first-aid and firearm safety tips in the Family Room building at Penn State's Ag Progress Days, Aug.

Grenfell Tower: Buildings in three NHS trusts have failed fire safety tests after fatal blaze – The Independent


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Grenfell Tower: Buildings in three NHS trusts have failed fire safety tests after fatal blaze
The Independent
Grenfell Tower: Buildings in three NHS trusts have failed fire safety tests after fatal blaze … NHS Improvement said 38 trusts requested help in carrying out a fire safety tests after it wrote to all providers in England asking them to check on 19 June.
Grenfell Tower fire: Three hospitals fail fire safety checksBBC News
Three UK health providers have buildings that failed fire safety tests: NHSReuters

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After Grenfell: more health and safety? – Spiked


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After Grenfell: more health and safety?
Spiked
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.
Don't knock health and safety after Grenfell Tower disasterScottish Daily Record
Grenfell Tower fire: London Mayor Sadiq Khan praises 'heroism from Christians, from Muslims and from others'The Independent
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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
RTE.ie
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