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- Law amendments clarify health and safety duties. // Personnel Today;9/24/2002, p8
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- DWP grants to improve health and safety. // Occupational Health;May2004, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p5
Deals with the scheme called WSA Challenge Fund that will provide funding for workers' safety advisers, who can help workers and employers identify and manage risks, draw up control measures, and provide expert health and safety information and advice. Amount that has been made available over...
- RIDDOR discussion. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Jun2005, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p4
Reports on an online discussion document published by the British Health and Safety Commission (HSC) in June 2005 as part of its review of the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995 (RIDDOR). Key element of the document; Importance of the document to the...
- UK has World Class Safety Record but more needs to be done on Occupational Health. // Management Services;Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p4
This article presents the report released by the British Health and Safety Commission (HSC) concerning occupational health in 2002/2003. According to HSC chairman Bill Callaghan, the world of work does not stand still and the nation's health and safety strategy must keep pace with changes. The...
- HSC opens door to corporate prosecutions. // People Management;2/7/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p8
Focuses on an enforcement policy introduced by the British Health and Safety Commission (HSC), which describes how companies can be prosecuted for breach of health and safety law. Changes in the guidelines; Statement issued by HSC Chairman Bill Callaghan.
- Violence pinpointed as management priority. // Nursing Management - UK;Sep2004, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p4
Calls for health care managers to address and prioritize violence, harassment and bullying against staff in Great Britain. Information on the 2003 National Health System survey on violence against staff; Reason behind the move made by the British Healthcare Commission to address the issue.
- Healthcare Commission Report:. Montagu, Sarah // Midwifery Matters;Spring2008, Issue 116, p22
The article focuses on the survey conducted by Great Britain's Healthcare Commission on women's experiences of maternity care in the Great Britain's National Health Service (NHS). The survey was partly based on a comprehensive questionnaire sent to nearly 45,000 who gave birth in February 2007....
- HSE stress standards limited by focus on work. // Occupational Health;Oct2009, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p29
The article reports on the results of a survey on the implementation of management standards for work-related stress, conducted by the Health and Safety Executive of Great Britain, which included the link of work factors such as stress with the standards. The research cited the difficulty in...
- Tackling stress is dogged by misunderstanding. // Management Services;Aug1997, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p12
People can be too frightened to admit that they are under stress perhaps because they associate it with the stigma of mental illness or because people see it as a sign of some kind of weakness and some organizations seem to be taking the view that stress it not their problem but an individual's....