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Everyone has the right to go to work each day and return home safely. And yet thousands of people are injured at work every year because of their employer's negligence or breaches of health & safety regulations. Most accidents at work are preventable and every employer has a duty to...

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Pressure sores

07 March 2014
By Guy Lachlan
07
MAR

Hardly a day passes without media comment on the pressures faced by GPs and A & E departments. If it takes 6 years to train an A & E doctor, then it follows that forward planning must always be for longer than that period. The Health and Education National  Strategic Report of...

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The so called Markit Household Finance Index (HFI) is now reporting optimism amongst UK families about their current financial situation is at an all time high. Even Greece has now reported a budget surplus due to an increase in tourism! The survey was based on 1,500 UK households and...

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21
FEB

Cosmetic surgery is booming in the UK. Operations such as breast augmentation/ reduction ("boob job”), face/neck lifts, rhinoplasty ("nose job”), abdominoplasty ("tummy tuck”) and liposuction are now common, as are non surgical treatments such as botox or dermal fillers. These procedures...

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Late Payment of Debts

07 February 2014
By Fiona Gaskell
07
FEB

A survey carried out by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has revealed that more than half of its members who contract with larger private sector businesses were paid late during the last 12 months.  This is despite the fact that as long ago as 1998 legislation was introduced...

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