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EARLY BIRD OFFER – Workplace Healthy Lungs Summit 2017 – Ends 1 Sept 2017

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Lung disease remains a serious problem in the workplace. This Summit will describe what HSE is doing about it, what you can do about it, and what science and evidence can tell us. Early Bird registration up until 1st September 2017 is £350. Standard registration from 2nd September is £425.

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Crystal company sentenced over injury to worker

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A Cumbrian lead crystal manufacturer has been fined after an employee suffered a serious hand injury while using machinery.

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Glass manufacturer in court after employees injured in explosion

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A Chester glass container manufacturer has been fined for serious safety breaches after two employees were injured in a flash fire.

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Safety alert – ‘Norfolk Range’ large wheeled dry powder fire extinguishers manufactured before 2009

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Norfolk Range large dry powder fire extinguishers, manufactured before 2009 by UK Fire International Ltd, may be affected by moisture ingress at a threaded joint at the base of the unit, rendering the unit inoperable.

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