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Samantha Bee on climate crisis: ‘Every sewage worker should be paid $3bn a year’

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Late-night hosts joined forced for an initiative to educate viewers on the damage being wrought by the climate crisis, something that the Full Frontal host Samantha Bee said was “slowly making the planet uninhabitabl...

Staffordshire police worker jailed for storing murder and postmortem images

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A police worker who illegally downloaded and took home thousands of images, including those showing murder victims and postmortems, has been jailed for three years. Darren Collins, a digital forensic specialist from S...

Police step up search for missing hospital worker Petra Srncova

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A missing children’s hospital worker is believed to have disappeared on her way home from work, police said on Saturday, as Labour MP Harriet Harman launched an appeal for information on her constituent. Petra Srncova...

More than 1m children from key worker families living in poverty, says TUC

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More than a million children from households in the frontline of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic are living in poverty, according to new research published by the TUC. The study found that one in five child...

Philadelphia lab briefly locked down after worker finds ‘smallpox’ vials in freezer

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A lab worker at a Merck facility outside Philadelphia found 15 “questionable vials” labeled “smallpox” and “vaccinia” while cleaning out a freezer earlier this week, raising harrowing security concerns. The FBI and t...

Ambulance worker killed in ‘tragic accident’ had come out of retirement

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An ambulance technician who died after an object pierced his vehicle’s windscreen in a “tragic accident” had returned to the frontline to help with the fight against Covid after retiring in 2020, it has emerged. Jerem...

Inquest to be held into Covid death of rail worker allegedly spat at by customer

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An inquest will held into the death of Belly Mujinga, the railway worker who died with Covid-19 after an alleged incident where she was coughed on and spat at by a customer. Mujinga, 47, died last April, two weeks aft...

Keir Starmer recalls father’s life as factory worker in TUC speech

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Keir Starmer has told how his father worked 13-hour days on a factory floor to support his family and still felt “looked down on”, as he pledged to overhaul workers’ rights including a £10 minimum wage and an end to z...

Railway worker saves boy from being run over by train – video

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A railway worker in India sprung into action after a six-year-old boy fell on to the tracks at a train station in Mumbai. The child was with his partially sighted mother and was struggling to get back onto the platfor...

Sydney Water worker awarded $200,000 after being featured in ‘lubricate’ spine safety poster

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A woman featured in a Sydney Water spine safety poster urging the workforce to “Feel great – lubricate!” has been awarded $200,000 in damages. Former Sydney Water worker Reem Yelda lodged a sexual harassment claim in ...

Petrol station worker killed in Germany after face mask row

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Politicians in Germany have expressed concern over the radicalisation of those who disagree with Covid restrictions, after a 49-year-old German citizen was arrested on suspicion of shooting dead a petrol station worke...

Our key findings about US healthcare worker deaths in the pandemic’s first year

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The project counted more than 3,600 healthcare worker deaths, with the majority of people who died under the age of 60 Thu 8 Apr 2021 08.59 EDT ...

Calls mount for Biden to track US healthcare worker deaths

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Calls are mounting for the Biden administration to set up a national tracking system of Covid-19 deaths among frontline healthcare workers to honor the thousands of nurses, doctors and support staff who have died and ...

Farmers warn of threat to UK food security due to seasonal worker visa cap

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Farmers have accused the government of failing to listen to their warnings over the future of domestic food production, after concerns ministers would not increase the number of seasonal worker visas next year. The c...

Supermarket and care staff in London could get key worker access to housing

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Supermarket and care staff could be added to the list of key workers in London to give them preferential access to cheaper housing, as part of a new post-pandemic settlement being considered by the mayor of London, Sa...

Britons face four-hour passport queues this summer, warns Border Force worker

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Britons returning from holidays abroad can expect four-hour passport queues in cramped, poorly ventilated arrival halls to become the norm this summer, a Border Force worker has told the Guardian. Amid claims from pas...

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