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Nationwide legionnaires clean-up

Nearly £17million of taxpayers’ money will be spent across Scotland combating deadly legionella bacteria. Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges (APUC) have issued a new...

12,000 die from ‘work cancers’

THE country’s health watchdog has been branded “feeble” in failing to prevent nearly 12,000 deaths caused by work related cancers. A Health and Safety Executive...

Company fined £133k for employee death

A COMPANY has been fined £133,000 after an employee died from head injuries while carrying out maintenance work in Glasgow. John Smith, 53, died in...

60% of all workplace deaths in agriculture industry

ALMOST two thirds of Scots killed at work last year worked in agriculture, analysis of figures published earlier this year by the Health and...

Perth firm fined £155,000 over worker death

A MAINTENANCE company has been ordered to pay £155,000 after a Scots worker drowned at a North Wales power station. Michael Benn, from Glenrothes, Fife died after...

Renewed calls for Ewan Williamson's bravery to be honoured

By Michael MacLeod FORMER chancellor Alistair Darling has called on officials to fast-track a gallantry award for tragic fireman Ewan Williamson. The Labour MP filed a...

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