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Risk Digest: Physical and mental health should be treated as one

Hackers have stolen $2.4m, scientists discover only 13% of world’s oceans are untouched, physical and mental health should be treated as one and more.

Information Security

“Daylight robbery. Hackers have stolen $2.4m after two successful cyber-attacks on an American bank” Read the full article here.

 

“Security researchers have found a flaw in a home security camera model which could allow individuals to view users’ video feeds.” Read the full article here.


ISO 45001 Published

Health & Safety

“Farming company Dullam & Co (Farmers) Ltd have been fined after a worker was dragged into a reed combing machine.” Read the full article here.

 

“The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has informed two companies they face prosecution following an incident at the Pembroke Refinery on 2 June 2011, which resulted in the deaths of four people and serious injuries to another.” Read the full article here.


 

Food

“Toblerone bars will revert to their original shape nearly two years after chocolate-lovers were upset when the number of triangles was cut.” Read the full article here.

 

“Heatwaves can be fairly hard to navigate food-wise. Once the initial joy of finally seeing some sun subsides, many are plagued by a loss of appetite which could leave you feeling unwell during the hotter temperatures.” Read the full article here.


Environment

“Northumbrian Water Ltd has been fined for unpermitted discharges of untreated sewage following an investigation by the Environment Agency.” Read the full article here.

 

“The area of the ocean that remains undamaged by humans is tiny, according to the first ever comprehensive analysis of “marine wilderness”.” Read the full article here.


Energy

“Perth and Kinross Council is seeking innovative solutions to generate, store and trade energy.” Read the full article here.

 

“Europe added almost 4.5 gigawatts (GW) of wind energy capacity in the first half of 2018, industry body WindEurope said Thursday, a marked slowdown from record numbers last year.” Read the full article here.


Wellbeing

“Physical and mental health should be treated as one” Read the full article here.

 

“All you need to know about the health checks your staff require for work travel” Read the full article here.


Tech

“Go big or go cheap? That is the existential iPhone question Applemay tackle in 2018.” Read the full article here.

 

“Google has updated its Play Store developer policies to ban several more categories of apps, including cryptocurrency mining ones and apps with disruptive ads, as reported by Android Police.Read the full article here.


Brexit

“Prime Minister Theresa May is to hold Brexit talks with the Austrian chancellor on Friday before heading off on her summer holiday.” Read the full article here.

 

“Theresa May has seen the EU reject a key part of her Brexit strategy, with Brussels mounting strong opposition to the prime minister’s customs proposals.” Read the full article here.


The Lighter Side     

“Watch Strangers Encourage a Dog to Get a Big Stick Through a Little Fence” Watch the video here.

 

“5 Cute Animal Pictures And Videos To End The Week: Dog Sings Britney And A Very Bouncy Cat” Read the full article here.


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