12 Feb 2016
Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust (MSFT) has been fined £500,000 after a nine-year investigation into the deaths of four elderly patients in its care was concluded.
30 Apr 2014
Scandal-hit Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust has been fined £200,000 over what the judge described as “a wholly avoidable and tragic death of a
07 Mar 2014
A third of hospital trusts in England are failing to comply with the recently-introduced sharps regulations designed to cut needlestick injuries to h
Karen Niven & Natalia Ciborowska
17 Dec 2013
In the post credit-crunch era workers are willing to go the extra mile to keep their jobs, including attending work irrespective of their wellbeing
30 Sep 2013
Nurses are experiencing “unprecedented” levels of work-related stress and ill health as a result of staff cuts and excessive workloads, the Royal Col
05 Apr 2013
Workers who experience needle-stick or ‘sharps’ injuries can suffer psychiatric illness similar in severity to trauma caused by road traffic accident
28 Mar 2013
The government has promised the Health and Safety Executive will be given “sufficient” extra resources to prosecute criminal safety failings in the h
01 Feb 2013
Kader Asmal and his devotion to democratic and human values have changed South Africans' lives.
01 Jul 2012
Chris Warburton looks at fire safety standards in care homes, one year after an inquiry into the deaths of 14 elderly residents at the Rosepark care home in Lanarkshire.