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Work stress – HSE management standards

The HSE’s ‘management standards’ for work-related stress define the culture of an organisation where risks from work-related stress are being effectively managed. The six management standards cover the primary sources of stress at work: Demands: Quantitative demands (workload, working hours, quantity … Continue reading

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HSE figures show extent of illness related to work in UK

Figures from the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) annual statistics for 2012/13 have helped shed some light on the extent of the issue ill health related to work. The report has shown that 22.7 million working days were lost in the … Continue reading

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Fall in number of fatal workplace accidents last year

Official statistics published by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have shown that the number of workers fatally injured in the workplace fell from 172 in April 2011 to March 2012 to 148 last year (April 2012 to March 2013). … Continue reading

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HSE figures show slight reduction in illness at work and injuries at work

Provisional figures released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) on workplace ill health and injury between April 2011 and March 2012 have revealed slight falls in a number of key areas. Major injuries to employees (e.g. amputations, fractures and … Continue reading

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