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Home Safety Game Teachers' Pack These materials are for use with the 'Get Streetwise' Home Safety Game for children from 5 years upwards - up to year 4 at Key Stages One and Two. The PDFs may take a minute to load. Each room/area in the game is accompanied by three differentiated suggested activities.Each suggested activity is colour coded from 'easiest' to 'hardest' and most come with resources. Easiest E Medium M Hardest H
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Explore museums and great works of art in the Google Art Project One of the things I love about working at Google is that you can come up with an idea one day and the next day start getting to work to make it a reality. That's what happened with the Art Project—a new tool we're announcing today which puts more than 1,000 works of art at your fingertips, in extraordinary detail. It started when a small group of us who were passionate about art got together to think about how we might use our technology to help museums make their art more accessible—not just to regular museum-goers or those fortunate to have great galleries on their doorsteps, but to a whole new set of people who might otherwise never get to see the real thing up close. We're also lucky here to have access to technology like Picasa and App Engine and to have colleagues who love a challenge—like building brand-new technology to enable Street View to go indoors!
HSE reminds firms of changes to incident reporting system New incident reporting arrangements for businesses were introduced from September 2011, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has reiterated. Only fatal and major injuries and incidents will now be able to be reported by phone to the HSE, with all other work-related injuries and incidents reportable under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995 (RIDDOR) to be submitted via one of a suite of seven online forms available on the HSE website. The seven online RIDDOR reporting forms will be: F2508 Report of an injury;F2508 Report of a dangerous occurrence;F2508A Report of a case of disease;OIR9B Report of an injury offshore;OIR9B Report of a dangerous occurrence offshore;F2508G1 Report of a flammable gas incident; andF2508G2 Report of a dangerous gas fitting. “The new forms are intuitive and quick and easy to complete.