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  • BMA updates guidance on recruiting people with alcohol or drug dependency issues

    10 August 2016

    The British Medical Association's occupational medicine committee has published new guidance on best practice in terms of recruiting people with alcohol or drug dependency issues.

  • Unfit police officers could lose their jobs

    4 June 2015

    Police officers who repeatedly fail health and fitness tests could be sacked, according to Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe.

  • Employee health linked to business performance

    4 January 2014

    Employers believe there is a clear link between employee health and organisational performance, a study has suggested - yet nearly two-thirds also believe the rising cost of providing healthcare benefits means that current levels of provision will be unsustainable in the future.

  • NHS staff flu vaccinations up one-third

    2 January 2014

    Almost one-third more front-line NHS staff had flu vaccinations during autumn 2013 compared with 2013, according to figures from Public Health England.

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