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As we celebrated summer solstice on 21 June, we are now officially in the summer season. Hopefully you’ll be able to enjoy some sun, but it’s important to be aware of the danger of heat as it can cause heat exhaus... more

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As we approach the summer months and offices become warmer it’s nice to open the windows and feel the breeze – some of you may even have the luxury of being able to work outside. With the warmer weather attracting mor... more

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You may be going away on holiday or enjoying a hopefully sun filled bank holiday weekend in the UK - whatever you’re doing, make sure your little ones stay safe in the sun.Sunny day checklist High sun protection factor sunscreen P... more

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Every year around 152,000 people suffer from a stroke in the UK and it’s the third largest cause of death, after heart disease and cancer. Would you recognise the symptoms if a work colleague suffered a stroke?Strokes are caused b... more

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Research by suggests British workers suffer more stress and feel less able to deal with their workloads than those in mainland Europe. The least stressed are the French and the Dutch, with 64 per cent of employees re... more

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