Migrant workers still forced to work under kafala system
Thursday 29th Oct 2015
posted by Kadeem Simmonds in Sport
A shocking 142 workers have been killed at work in the past year
Wednesday 28th Oct 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
THOUSANDS of lives could be saved every year by urgently removing deadly asbestos from every building in Britain, MPs said yesterday.
At least 5,000 people die annually as a result of prolonged exposure to asbestos — a fireproof insulation material that can cause cancer when the...
Saturday 17th Oct 2015
TWO global firms have been fined hundreds of thousands of pounds after one worker was killed and another seriously injured during the construction of an offshore wind farm.
A team of engineers were loading wind turbine blades onto a sea barge for delivery to Greater Gabbard, off the...
Saturday 3rd Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Increasing number of aircraft flying flags of convenience
Thursday 24th Sep 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Car giant avoids charges over deadly scandal
Saturday 19th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
by Mark Blacklock
A SCAFFOLDING boss who callously let workers dice with death 50ft above a busy street got a jail sentence after a court watched the high-rise horror show.
A startled passer-by took smartphone snaps and video of men risking their lives and handed them...
AN AUSTRALIAN boxer died yesterday from injuries sustained in a title fight on Friday.
Davey Browne Jnr was knocked out in the final 30 seconds of a 12-round International Boxing Federation super-featherweight regional title fight in Sydney against Carlo Magali of the Philippines.
Wednesday 16th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Sport
WALES international forward Jonathan Thomas said yesterday that players need “more educating about the warning signs” after being forced to retire from rugby at the age of 32.
In a statement, his club Worcester said that Thomas was diagnosed with epilepsy last year...
DESIGNER brand Hugo Boss was handed a £1.2 million fine yesterday after an unsecured 18-stone mirror fell and killed a four-year-old boy in a shop changing room.
Austen Harrison, from West Sussex, was with his parents Simon and Irina when the incident at the discount shop in...
Saturday 5th Sep 2015