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Road traffic accidents are the most common causes of a whiplash injury, although it can be caused by sports accidents, slips, trips and falls. Whiplash is caused by the neck/head being extended or strained beyond its normal range of movement as a result of a sudden jolt. It results in the ligaments, tendons and muscles
Some 44 million calls were left unanswered by staff at HM Revenue and Customs in the year 2008-9, Whitehall’s spending watchdog has revealed. Despite spending £233m on employing 10,500 members of full-time staff, some 43% of calls were never answered. The National Audit Office branded the Government department’s performance as ‘unacceptable’. Just one in three
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has urged the Government to freeze the minimum wage for those under the age of 22 in an effort to combat high levels of youth unemployment.