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Deliveroo riders lose bid for worker status

Riders hired by food courier Deliveroo have lost their High Court battle to be recognised as workers for the company.

PC and subcontractor fined £300k for worker’s lift shaft injuries

The principal contractor (PC) on a construction project must pay £200,000 for failing to adequately plan and manage the dismantling of a former office building lift, which left an employee with life-changing injuries. 

Singapore committee unveils WSH strategy recommendations to improve OSH

A workplace safety and health (WSH) committee tasked with developing a 10-year plan to improve OSH standards in Singapore has outlined its preliminary proposals. 


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Piper Alpha: regime changer

July 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the oil industry’s worst disaster, which changed safety regulation and practice.

Landsec: duty to manage

The FTSE 100 developer uses a belt-and-braces approach to control asbestos risk to its large supply chain.

REACH: the clock is ticking

In the first of two articles on the EU’s overarching chemicals licensing regulation, we consider the impact of the upcoming registration deadline.