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Health board fined after failing to protect worker from attack

Lothian Health Board has been fined for safety failings after a worker was attacked while making a home visit to a patient with mental health issues. The community psychiatric nurse, aged 55, who has asked not to be named, was visiting a 58-year-old female patient who had been suffering from psychiatric illnesses for more than…

Workmen injured as walkway collapsed

Two workmen were treated for minor injuries after the partial collapse yesterday afternoon of a walkway serving HMS Belfast moored on the Thames near Tower Bridge. The walkway is constructed partly from scaffolding members and appears to have sheared at the point it joins with the ship. It came to rest partially submerged in the…