Working to death? Statistics for workplace fatalities in the UK

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is the national independent watchdog for health, safety and illness in the workplace. As well as regulating and enforcing health and safety laws in the UK, it also works to produce legislation protecting workers and offering advice to businesses on the health and safety of their workplace with the […]

Mum dies after asbestos exposure

A devoted mother of three has sadly died after contracting mesothelioma, an asbestos related cancer, after she was exposed to the deadly substance as a teenager. Penny Jane Garner, 46, was only exposed to a small amount of asbestos, either as a burst at one location, or in several locations across a few years which […]

Asbestos exposure claim

A man is taking legal action against an asbestos factory that was located next to the school he attended. Michael King has developed mesothelioma, a cancer caused by asbestos exposure.