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Caring Homes fined after death of elderly resident

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A care home company has today been fined almost half a million pounds after an elderly resident fell from her first floor window and died.

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Health and safety events focus on sectors

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Great Britain’s independent safety and health regulator is holding a series of events across the country to look at what businesses can do to look after people at work.

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Care worker imprisoned after the death of service user

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Nikki Deaney, a former care worker at Springwood Day Centre, has been sentenced after the death of service user Majid Akhtar.

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NHS trust fined following patients death

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A South West NHS trust has been fined £200,000 after a patient fell to their death from a window.

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Revised Publication – Nickel and its inorganic compounds: Health hazards and precautionary measures

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This environmental hygiene guidance note draws attention to the possible health hazards which could result from occupational exposure to nickel and its inorganic compounds.

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