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Leptospirosis leaflet updated

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Two types of leptospirosis infection can affect workers in the UK, Weil’s disease and the Hardjo form of leptospirosis.

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Statement of evidence: Respiratory hazards of poultry dust

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Poultry dust can harm the respiratory system (nose, throat, airways and lungs) and workers may experience a range of symptoms including sore throat, cough, wheezing, shortness of breath, bronchitis and even occupational asthma.

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Controlling exposure to poultry dust

Thursday, April 2, 2009

People working in poultry houses inhale many different airborne particles which collectively are referred to as poultry dust.

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The health and safety law poster

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

As from 6 April 2009, HSE is publishing new versions of its approved health and safety poster and leaflet.

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HSE’s agriculture website re-launched

Monday, March 30, 2009

With a new structure and style as well as the addition of a number of new features including:

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No harm down on the farm

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Staff at the family-run Ashlyn’s Farm Shop in North Weald, Essex, have today pledged their support to the HSE

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Wales e-Bulletin

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Latest HSE in Wales e-Bulletin has been issued, Keep in touch with workplace health and safety in Wales?

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HSE Podcast – March episode

Friday, March 6, 2009

Audio broadcasts from HSE. This episode: Dr. Sayeed Khan talks about worker employer relationships and occupational stress, and highlights the benefits of the new HSE Stress at work site.

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Agriculture campaign – progress to date

Monday, February 23, 2009

Audio report by Judith Donovan, a non Executive Director of the HSE Board on the highlights, comments and

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Approved code of practice on confined spaces

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

On 17 February 2008, HSE published guidance on working in confined spaces.

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HSE Chief Executive responds to campaign criticism

Friday, February 13, 2009

HSE Chief Executive Geoffrey Podger responds to an article in The Sun article about HSE’s agriculture campaign – ‘Make the promise. Come home safe’.

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HSE newsletter – out now

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Bi-monthly subscription magazine. Latest issue: includes a free sample Slips and Trips e-tool DVD, features on

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Is poultry dust making you ill?

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Pocket card for workers in the poultry farming industry, providing simple breathing protection  advice for  employees.

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HSE Podcast – February episode

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Audio broadcasts from HSE. This episode: behind the scenes at Infoline – Professor Cooper talks about

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Agenda for the 15th AFAG meeting

Friday, January 30, 2009

The agenda for the 15th Agriculture Industry Advisory Committee Arboriculture and Forestry Advisory Group (AFAG) meeting,

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Skye Crofters and Farmers Safety Awareness Event

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

The Health and Safety Executive urges crofters and farmers to attend this free event on 10 February 2009.

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Agriculture campaign – Enough is Enough

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Too many people are dying needlessly on British farms – Enough is Enough.

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Agriculture campaign – Make the promise, come home safe

Friday, January 16, 2009

The campaign asks farmers to make a simple promise, to come home safe. They owe it to their families and friends, to the land they farm,

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Top-handled chainsaws leaflet

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Aboriculture and Forestry Advisory Group leaflet (AFAG) 308 – Top-handled chainsaws has been revised.

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Farming campaign tackles one of Britain’s deadliest industries

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

A campaign to prevent deaths on farms was launched on Friday 2nd January 2009 – highlighting farming

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