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14 April 2010

Corus fined £240,000 after death of lorry driver in Staffordshire [UK]

Author: Birmingham Post [UK]

Multinational steelmaker Corus has been fined £240,000 after a lorry driver was crushed to death at its site in Staffordshire. The firm was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after three tonnes of steel plates fell on 22-year-old…Ross...

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29 May 2009

[PDF] Mining matters: Unacceptable metal mining in developing countries and the responsibilities of companies in the Netherlands

Author: Friends of the Earth Netherlands

This report shows that there are huge problems with regard to mining in developing countries, including loss of livelihood and health risks to communities; devastation of rich ecosystems; poor working conditions of miners; child labour; fuelling war...

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26 November 2007

[PDF] full report: "Climate change: Everyone's business"

Author: CBI Climate Change Task Force

[Task force members: BT, Barclays, McKinsey, BP, Ineos ChlorVinyls, Ford, RWE npower, London Stock Exchange, Sun Microsystems, Tesco, Aviva, Taylor Wimpey, Rolls-Royce, Bio Group, Shell, Corus, British Airways, Siemens UK]

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22 November 2007

Carbon Disclosure Project finds climate change not a priority for most Indian firms

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24 September 2007

Underpaid, easy to sack: UK's second class workforce

Author: Felicity Lawrence, Guardian [UK]

The government will face a challenge from unions tomorrow over the impact of migration on Labour's core working-class voters… The Guardian has obtained submissions made to government by the leading unions which catalogue the replacement of traditional...

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7 February 2007

Corus blast survivor wins payout [UK]

Author: BBC

A man who suffered 43% burns in a steel blast furnace explosion which killed three other workers has won an undisclosed six-figure payout. Peter Clement, 54, was one of 12 men injured in the blast at the Port Talbot steelworks in November 2001 [3 men...

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11 January 2007

CBI [Confederation of British Industry] sets up climate change task force

Author: Confederation of British Industry

Chairmen and Chief Executives from some of the UK’s biggest companies have attended the inaugural meeting of the CBI's climate change task force. The new group, chaired by BT Chief Executive Ben Verwaayen, has been established to set the agenda on how...

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11 January 2007

UK: 2 new business initiatives to tackle climate change - launched by investment banks & by Confederation of British Industry members incl. BT, Barclays, Tesco, Rolls-Royce

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1 November 2006

Survey of UK's top 20 pension schemes finds lack of transparency on human rights & environmental issues

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1 November 2006

[PDF] full report: UK Pension Scheme Transparency on Social, Environmental and Ethical Issues

Author: Fair Pensions [UK]

[Pension schemes surveyed]:...

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