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Japanese woman ‘dies from overwork’ after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month

Shared from on 9 October 2017

Japan has again been forced to confront its work culture after labour inspectors ruled that the death of a 31-year-old journalist at the country’s public broadcaster, NHK, had been caused by overwork.

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Japanese woman ‘dies from overwork’ after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month

Shared from on 9 October 2017

Japan has again been forced to confront its work culture after labour inspectors ruled that the death of a 31-year-old journalist at the country’s public broadcaster, NHK, had been caused by overwork.

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Japanese woman ‘dies from overwork’ after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month

Shared from on 9 October 2017

Japan has again been forced to confront its work culture after labour inspectors ruled that the death of a 31-year-old journalist at the country’s public broadcaster, NHK, had been caused by overwork.

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Japanese woman ‘dies from overwork’ after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month

Shared from on 9 October 2017

Japan has again been forced to confront its work culture after labour inspectors ruled that the death of a 31-year-old journalist at the country’s public broadcaster, NHK, had been caused by overwork.

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Teenager dragged into woodchipper and killed on his first day at work

Shared from on 10 December 2015

19-year-old Mason Scott Cox had taken the tree surgery job to earn some extra cash

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Las Vegas spa worker found frozen to death inside cryotherapy tank

Shared from on 28 October 2015

Spa worker Chelsea Ake-Salvacion was found dead inside a cryotherapy tank - a capsule that surrounds the body in freezing temperatures, in a bid to relieve pain

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Las Vegas spa worker found frozen to death inside cryotherapy tank

Shared from on 28 October 2015

Spa worker Chelsea Ake-Salvacion was found dead inside a cryotherapy tank - a capsule that surrounds the body in freezing temperatures, in a bid to relieve pain

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Las Vegas spa worker found frozen to death inside cryotherapy tank

Shared from on 28 October 2015

Spa worker Chelsea Ake-Salvacion was found dead inside a cryotherapy tank - a capsule that surrounds the body in freezing temperatures, in a bid to relieve pain

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Health and safety gone mad? Gone very sane, in fact

Shared from on 7 November 2013

Health and safety regulation is a good thing. The bureaucracy that implements it does an essential job. Those judgments ought to be uncontroversial.

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