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Cancer cause
In the courts, it is relatively easy to evade work cancer justiceYour cancer may be 100 per cent caused by your job, but a dodgy numbers game played by industry and the courts means in most cases your employer will not bear the cost. Hazards challenges a system that means when it comes to compensation, most cancers don’t count.
Hazards special online report, June 2015

Sheepish watchdog
HSE buries damning study on sheep dip poisons. What else don’t we know? Sheep dips have been poisoning farmers for decades. The government knew. The Health and Safety Executive knew. So why weren’t workers told? And what else is HSE hiding, asks Hazards.
Hazards 130, Special online report, June 2015

Come clean
Reckitt Benckiser: ‘Condolences’ after 100 disinfectant deathsUK multinational Reckitt Benckiser (RB) describes itself as “a global force in health and hygiene.” Korean campaigners, who claim at least 142 people in the country have been killed by an RB disinfectant, have a less rosy view of its health record.
Hazards special online report, June 2015

Dead serious
Global union pledge: If you expose us, we’ll expose you Occupational cancers kill at a rate of more than one a minute worldwide. Most could be stopped with minimal effort. Sharan Burrow, general secretary of the global union confederation ITUC, says this preventable waste of life must end and is warning rogue employers: “If you expose us, we’ll expose you.”
Hazards 130, Special online report, June 2015

Sew wrong
Cambodian laws don't protect garment workers - and are getting worseGarment workers in Cambodia are being worked into the ground. But pressure is growing for better wages and safer, healthier work.
Hazards special online report, June 2015

Hazards poster: Will we survive five more years?
If you think things are bad now, wait to see what the Tories have in store...Deaths at work? Tell Cameron we won't take them lying down. #OHSforTories
A stick-up-at-work poster from Hazards.


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Deadly Business
A Hazards special investigation

The decimation of Britain's industrial base was supposed to have one obvious upside - an end to dirty and deadly jobs.

In the 'Deadly business' series, Hazards reveals how a hands off approach to safety regulation means workers continue to die in preventable 'accidents' at work.

Meanwhile, an absence of oversight means old industrial diseases are still affecting millions, and modern jobs are creating a bloodless epidemic of workplace diseases - from 'popcorn lung' to work related suicide.  Find out more