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135,748. Unemployment Officer: So, what kind of work are you interested in?
Mandy: I like mindless tasks. Something I can do with my hands. (Work & Working Class & Job & Health & Safety & Video) Mandy I: 2020
135,749. Please watch the video … Did you watch the video? Great, I’ll see you Monday then. Have you been smoking? (Work & Working Class & Job & Health & Safety & Video) ibid. Banana factory’s induction course: tiny television in corner of staff room
135,750. Please pay attention to this short health and safety presentation. Processing and distributing up to 20,000 bananas of day, we are proud to have the 6th highest volume of any banana processing and distribution centre in the UK and north Europe region. And all this with the 3rd best health and safety record. Let’s keep it that way. This is Mick. Mick was brought on board to replace Jill who was sadly killed in a banana processing and distribution incident. (Work & Working Class & Job & Health & Safety & Video) ibid. Health & safety video
135,751. These are laminates. It’s particularly important that you familiarise yourselves with this one: this is a deadly spider from north Africa. If you see it, you must splash it with your hammer. And remember the Go Bananas code: 1 to STUN, 2 to KILL, 3 to MAKE SURE! (Work & Working Class & Job & Health & Safety & Video) ibid.
135,752. I’ve got a new job. In a banana factory. I’m an arachnid control operative. (Work & Working Class & Job & Health & Safety) ibid.
75,547. One of the government’s obsessions evident in the public information films of the 1940s anticipates a major preoccupation of our own time – Health & Safety. The Story of British Pathé II: The Voice of Pathé
75,548. Poor woman. One of the seven hundred people who die in Britain every year through falling down stairs ... Watch Your Steps! Pathé News
41,321. There are six and a half thousand injury accidents on Britain’s motorways each year. Police surveys show at least a quarter of them are fatigue related. (Accidents & Health & Safety) Horizon: Against the Clock, 1994
41,322. Our modern world demands twenty-four-hour health care. But the price is high. Twelve-hour shifts would be a luxury for junior doctors on duty for thirty-six or forty-eight at a stretch. (Accidents & Health & Safety) ibid.
41,323. The most extreme shift patterns and the most disruptive biological clocks can be found in aviation. (Accidents & Health & Safety) ibid.
41,324. Japanese society works hard, travels hard and plays hard. The result is sleepy people. (Accidents & Health & Safety) ibid.
41,325. Power-napping will soon enter the vocabulary. (Accidents & Health & Safety) ibid.
75,549. (1) The provisions of this Part shall have effect with a view to — (a) securing the health, safety and welfare of persons at work; (b) protecting persons other than persons at work against risks to health or safety arising out of or in connection with the activities of persons at work. Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
96,665. The occupants of the first [safer coach] – Rushton, Didlum and Co. – might be classed as criminal lunatics who injured others as well as themselves. It a properly constituted system of society such men as these would be regarded as danger to the community, and would be placed under such restraint as would effectually prevent them from harming themselves or others. (Harm & Company & Health & Safety) Robert Tressell, The Ragged Trousered Philanthropist
97,140. There should be guard-rails on all these machines – I’ve been saying so for ages. (Strike & Health & Safety) The Angry Silence 1960 starring Richard Attenborough & Pier Angeli & Michael Craig & Bernard Lee & Geoffrey Keen & Laurence Naismith & Russell Napier & Alfred Burke & Brian Bedford & Brian Murray & Penelope Horner & Norman Bird et al, director Guy Green