Monthly Archives: January 2018

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Shop Workers Suffering Physical and Verbal Abuse

Last year saw an astounding 25% increase in verbal and physical assaults on shop workers in the UK. Not only this, it was also found that a shocking 250 workers were assaulted at work every day over the same period. Despite the increase in assaults, the number of workers reporting [...]

By | 2018-01-31T22:52:00+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Assaulted at Work|

Care Quality Commission Report Finds a Quarter of Care Homes are Unsafe

Last year, the Care Quality Commission published a comprehensive review of its findings from adult social care inspections conducted between October 2014 and February 2017. Following the introduction of a new inspection framework, around 24,000 care facilities were graded as to whether the services provided were: safe, effective, caring, responsive [...]

By | 2018-01-29T09:20:02+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Personal Injury|

50% of Women and 20% of Men Have Been Sexually Harassed at Work, Acccording to a BBC Survey

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein revelations, which have understandably rocked Hollywood, and the "me too" social media phenomenon which has exposed the shockingly high levels of sexual harassment more generally, the BBC has produced a survey specifically in relation to sexual harassment at work. According to the survey, [...]

By | 2018-02-12T11:14:49+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Personal Injury|