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Seriously injured motorcyclist calls for greater road safety awareness

Friday 14th November 2014

Brake Road Safety Week starts 17th November 2014 A 53-year-old man, who is rebuilding his life following a serious road traffic accident, is hoping that his experience will help to raise awareness about the importance of road safety and highlight the vulnerability of two-wheel road users, by reminding other road users to be bike aware….

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Minster Law hero praised for saving York woman’s life

Wednesday 12th November 2014

A Minster Law employee has been praised by police for his heroric actions after he rescued a women from the River Ouse. Jasper Sleeman-Hiscock was cycling to work across York’s Milennium Bridge on 20 October when he saw a woman climbing over the railings and jumping into the water. Without hesitation, the 36-year-old Finance Manager…

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Holiday pay ruling expected to have positive impact on employees

Tuesday 11th November 2014

One claimant explains the relief of looking forward to more stress-free time off One of the individuals involved in yesterday’s successful Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) relating to the interpretation of the Working Time Directive with regard to calculation of holiday pay has spoken about his reasons for pursuing the case. Douglas Baxter, 47, has explained…

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