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Yorkshire Water Tadcaster fire death 'was accidental'

  Mick Jennings died in hospital after the blaze at the sewage treatment plant on Oxton Lane in Tadcaster The death of a worker who suffered fatal burns at a water treatment plant was "accidental", an inquest has…
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Theresa May admits UK mental health services are 'patchy'

Theresa May says the UK's mental health services are "patchy" and has told Newsbeat she's going to review them. She's pledged to support teenagers through a new strategy and better access to help. "The National Citizens…
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Death of worker who suffered 86 per cent burns ruled 'accidental'

Emergency services at the scene of the fatal accident. AN INQUEST into the death of a North Yorkshire worker who suffered serious burns from a fireball has ruled his death an accident. Michael Jennings was working…
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Three construction workers killed within 5 hours

2 laborers seriously injured in a day with 4 serious accidents; total deaths so far this year at 21 Illustrative image of emergency workers evacuating an injured laborer after a roof collapsed on a building site in Ganei Tikva, in…
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Bong! U-turn on Big Ben after Theresa May blasts plan to silence bell for four years

Bong! U-turn on Big Ben after Theresa May blasts plan to silence bell for four years Parliamentary authorities have performed a dramatic u-turn over the decision to silence Big Ben for four years following an intervention…
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Asbestos boss with 'cavalier attitude to safety' avoids jail

Jeremy Uphill THE director of a company which removed asbestos with hammers and used wet wipes to clean it up had “a cavalier attitude to safety”. Jeremy Uphill, the director of Sarum Asbestos Ltd, based in…
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Hampshire Firms Fined after Worker's death

Two Hampshire-based contractors have been prosecuted and fined following the death of a 42-year-old man. A sub-contractor working for Quality 1st Building Services Ltd was undertaking remedial work to a roof at a domestic property in Ringwood…
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Weatherman to give evidence as fairground workers deny manslaughter over Harlow bouncy castle death

Police and forensic officers at the scene where seven-year-old Summer Grant died when a bouncy castle she was playing on blew away. Picture: STEFAN ROUSSEAU/PA WIRE Two fairground workers have denied the manslaughter of a girl…
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Sheffield Council to pursue tree campaigners for damages and £150,000 legal costs

Tree campaigners fear they could be left destitute after Sheffield Council confirmed it will pursue them for more than £150,000 in legal costs and damages. Chris Burn reports. It was not exactly Gary Cooper in High Noon, but…
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Bouncy castle death: Not guilty plea over Summer Grant manslaughter

  Image copyright: ESSEX POLICEParamedics were called to the park but Summer later died in hospital Two fairground workers have pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of a girl who was fatally injured when the…