Author Archives: AndrewJames

Fazeley Remembers The Fallen

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No Trick or Treat Leaflet

Halloween is tonight and whilst many enjoy Halloween, there are plenty who do not like having their doors knocked on at night and “No Trick or Treat” signs displayed in windows and on doors are polite reminders that not everybody … Continue reading

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Eight Months in Prison for Company Director after 2010 ‘Death Trap’ Waste Baler Fatality

The managing director of a waste and recycling company in Liverpool has been sentenced to eight months in prison for breaching Section 37 of the Health and Safety at Work Act after a worker was fatally crushed by a baling … Continue reading

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Government Launches New National Hate Crime Awareness Campaign

A new nationwide hate crime campaign aimed at increasing awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hate crime has been launched by the Government. The campaign has been developed in consultation with the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), the Independent Advisory … Continue reading

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Diabetic Eye Screening Changes Announced

Changes to the Diabetic Eye Screening Programme delivered by Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) have been announced. Diabetic eye screening is a key part of diabetes care.  People with diabetes are at risk of damage from diabetic retinopathy, a … Continue reading

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Tesco Fined after Employee Fractured Pelvis

Tesco has been fined £160,000 after a member of staff at a store in Thurrock was seriously injured when a cage full of goods fell onto them as they were unloading it from a lorry. The employee suffered severe injuries, … Continue reading

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Jail Terms for Gross Negligence Manslaughter to Increase

Employers or managers convicted of gross negligence manslaughter after a workplace fatality are likely to face longer prison sentences under a new guideline published by the Sentencing Council. Applying to sentences delivered in England or Wales on or after 1 … Continue reading

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