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

    Date:
    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

    Date:
    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

    Date:
    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

    Date:
    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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