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Severed Thumb Injury at Work Could Have Been Avoided

Machinery caused one employee of Synery Health to lose part of his thumb during an accident that occurred in November 2011. The worker was operating a dry wipe machine when it became blocked. He reached inside the machine to try and remove the blockage but his hand was trapped in the conveyor belt. When the… Read the Full Post

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A Manager’s Responsibility and Liability in Health and Safety HASAWA

HASAWA The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (HASAWA), and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 (MHSWR) lay down some of the main responsibilities and duties of persons at work. Among the duties HASAWA places on employers are the requirements to ensure the health and safety at work of… Read the Full Post

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