In the first of an issue of a Letter to Branches by the CWU's health & safety Dept, LTB054/24 was issued on 5th February containing news reports from varous media outlets including HSE, Leigh Day Solicitors, TUC and BBC.
Company owner jailed and firm fined £700,000 after death of employee
Asbestos on husband’s overalls led to wife’s deadly cancer
High Court rules on mesothelioma ‘lost years’
Heart attack plumber wins workers’ rights fight
to mention just a few of the news reports and press releases that the LTB covers.
This closely follows the content that TUC Risks was so good at providing for many many years until the TUC fudning problems forced its closure.
Unionsafet intends to provide each edition of these H&S News LTBs and make them available for download from the E-Library using search category 'CWU LTB's (Healrth & Safety)'
For this first edition, click the image above right, to download the document in PDF format.