consultant who was sacked after taking maternity leave has been awarded a record £4.4 million

Amplify’d from http://www.telegraph.co.uk A HOSPITAL consultant who was sacked after taking maternity leave has been awarded a record £4.4 million by a tribunal after it heard years of abuse left her unable to work again as a doctor. Hospital pays out record £4.4m to doctor sacked after having a baby Read more at http://www.telegraph.co.uk   See […]

Canada’s last asbestos mine about to run out of asbestos

Oh dear, they will have to look for some more! Amplify’d from montreal.ctv.ca Canada’s last asbestos mine about to run out of asbestos MONTREAL — A confidential federal memo suggests Canada’s last fully functional asbestos mine is about to die, raising the prospect the controversial industry might just disappear on its own. The Natural Resources […]

Unclean Ampang Jaya eateries shut

Amplify’d from http://www.mmail.com.my Unclean Ampang Jaya eateries shut AMPANG JAYA: No matter how delicious the food is at your favourite eatery, if the environment is unclean, stay away from the outlet. This advice came from the Ampang Jaya Municipal Council (MPAJ) environmental health officer Ghazali Ab Wahab who shut down three dirty eateries at Kg […]

Phone Hacking: botched de Menezes operation officer now counter-terrorism head

Amplify’d from http://www.telegraph.co.uk Phone Hacking: botched de Menezes operation officer now counter-terrorism head The police officer who led the botched operation that ended with the fatal shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes has been made head of counter-terrorism at the Metropolitan Police Service. Her actions were scrutinised in great detail during an Old Bailey health […]

food hygiene inspectors panned Paul Rankin’s restaurant

Amplify’d from http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk Revealed: why food hygiene inspectors panned Paul Rankin’s restaurant One of Belfast’s top restaurants has insisted that major failings identified by hygiene inspectors have been addressed – as details of the damning report are today revealed by the Belfast Telegraph. See more at http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk   See this Amp at http://amplify.com/u/a188yf

Cooks smoking in the kitchen, a patron smoking outdoors at an ice cream parlor and customers lighting up in bars

Amplify’d from http://www.annarbor.com Cooks smoking in the kitchen, a patron smoking outdoors at an ice cream parlor and customers lighting up in bars were among the incidents that prompted 17 complaints to the Washtenaw County Health Department in the first year of Michigan’s workplace smoking ban. During the same time period, the Health Department found […]

Salon owner kept robber as sex slave

Amplify’d from news.ninemsn.com.au Salon owner kept robber as sex slave Karate black belt Olga Zajac felled Viktor Jasinkski, 32, with a single kick when he entered her shop in Meshchovsk, intending to rob her, the Daily Mail reports. A man who tried to rob a hairdresser in Russia wound up being handcuffed to a radiator, […]

Kim Kardashian ate a hearty dose of pavement

Amplify’d from celebs.gather.com Kim Kardashian is an ultimate stylista, but the engaged star almost suffered, seriously, for fashion when she nearly ate a hearty dose of pavement on Thursday. Her close call occurred as she was leaving an office building in Los Angeles. Where’s her fiancé Kris Humphries when she needs him?! The culprit for […]

16 year old – His arm was ripped off at the shoulder

Pulled into machinery in a factory in Cincinnati. His arm was ripped off at the shoulder and his leg broken. No compensation paid. Amplify’d from safety-joke.blogspot.com Harry McShane Harry McShane, age 16, 1908. Pulled into machinery in a factory in Cincinnati. His arm was ripped off at the shoulder and his leg broken. No compensation […]

Working for Chinese is ‘hell on earth’

Amplify’d from mg.co.za On the northern verges of Harare the ­massive new military ­college is taking shape, a monument to China’s tightening hold on Zimbabwe. The complex is also a symbol of growing hostility from Zimbabwe’s labour force towards Chinese employers. It is being built using a controversial Chinese loan and its workers have gone […]