Stress should be recognised as an industrial injury

15th June 2001 at 01:00
David Henderson reports from Perth on the pressure building up in staffrooms to harden the union's case for a 'radical adjustment' to internal assessment

* Stress should be recognised as a industrial injury, the conference accepted. Pam Viney, Stirling, said 10 teachers in her authority were granted early retirement this session and eight had stress-related illnesses.


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