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        June 2019



          In focus                                            News
                                                              4   Fatal injuries at two
          p6                                                     waste and recycling      12
                                                                 plants cost operators
          Sea King maintenance                                   more than £600k
          workers’ asbestos risk                              5   Safety officer at
                                                                 Hillsborough disaster
          Defence secretary Penny Mordaunt has been              fined over turnstile
          urged to warn Ministry of Defence workers              arrangements
          about potential exposure to material                   CITB updating          7   CPS becomes first UK
                                                                 its HS&E test
                                                                                            government department
                                                              6   Notify Sea King
          p7                                                     maintenance staff of       to implement stress
                                                                 potential exposure to      policy
          CPS implements stress                                  asbestos, union urges  8   HSE issues warning
                                                                                            over electrical supply
          management strategy                                    Royal Opera House loses    connections after
                                                                 appeal against “acoustic
          Tools for civil servants to recognise the              shock” judgment            worker’s flashover burns
          signs and causes of stress so they are                                            Mobile barriers designed
          supported and managed effectively                                        6        by US military shielding
                                                                                            UK road workers
                                                                                        10  Police fined over death
          p12                                                                               of a man who had belt
                                                                                            placed across face
          Skin cancer summit
                                                                                        12  Conference report: Paris
          International event’s key focus was on the                                        summit on occupational
          growing threat of non-melanoma skin cancer                                        skin cancer
          and the risk posed to outdoor workers
                                                              IOSH News
          p23                                                 14  Businesses urged to
          Asbestos alert                                         promote good sun safety  16
                                                                 Noise and vibration
          Safeguarding the health of the public and              exposure health risks
          workers by removing asbestos from all                  Reducing farming
          buildings is fraught with practical problems           fatalities

                                                              15  Drive to dispel health and
                                                                 safety myths ‘takes off’
                                                                 Coming to the rescue       Katie Kelleher interview
                                                                 during devastating floods
                                                                                            Tackling stigma against
                                                                 Worker protection          LGBT construction workers
                                                                 improvements in Ghana
                                                                                        17  Support lacking for
                                                                 IOSH partners with IoD     bereaved employees
                                                                                            returning to work
                                                              16  How women are steering
                                                                 the leadership agenda      Mental Health Awareness
                                                                                            Week
                                                                                  14    18   Leading wellbeing author
                                                                                            joins IOSH 2019 speaker
                                                                                            line-up
                                                                                            Machinery safety guide
                                                   © iStock/yodiyim                         launched for theatreland
                                                                                            Column: Duncan Spencer

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