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Health and safety advice from a UN weapons inspector

Health and safety advice from a UN weapons inspector A UN weapons inspector may be used to working with bioweapons – but their health and safety advice is still useful. The Guardian newspaper recently ran a report on accidents at laboratories tasked with handling biohazardous materials like Ebola, the Plague and Dengue virus. It was… Read the Full Post

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Whistleblowing is on the rise – which is a good thing

Whistle-blowing is on the up… Companies now have an added incentive to keep their health and safety systems in order after the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) announced a 70% surge in complaints from whistle-blowers. Following a Freedom of Information request, the HSE disclosed that more than 4000 inspections had been carried out in the… Read the Full Post

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