Category Archives: Health & Safety
Since 1996 there has been a 980% increase in cows slaughtered because of TB. Click here to read more.
Birmingham and Hyndburn ‘worst for food hygiene’. Click here to read more.
Neighbours want to ensure children and staff are not exposed to asbestos at a primary school during building and demolition works. Click here to read more.
Anger as Waltham Forest Council Blocks Trade Union May Day & Workers’ Memorial Day events in the borough......
Anger and disbelief met Waltham Forest Council’s decision to refuse permission to Waltham Forest Trade Union Council (WFTUC) to use Coronation Gardens for its commemoration of Workers’ Memorial Day and its first outdoor celebration of May Day. Continue reading
Statement from Trades Union Council Officers
The May Day event which was planned for 28 April – and which included a commemoration of Workers’ Memorial Day – will not now be taking place as the Council has decided not to grant permission for it to go ahead. Continue reading
In 2015, the Government pushed through a law that exempted a large number of self employed people from the protection of the Health and Safety at Work Act. Click here to read more.
Sites across the whole construction sector will stop work as part of a safety stand-down in April. Click here to read more.
The Victoria line is an air pollution “hotspot”, according to a new study on air quality in London. Click here to read more.