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Pioneering research highlights dangers to firefighters

Lack of UK firefighting regulation causing “alarmingly high” exposure to cancerous chemicals, warn scientists

New research by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has given rise to fresh calls for the government to regulate firefighters’ exposure to toxic gases in order to protect them from developing cancer as a result of their occupation.

07 February 2018

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Poor housing biggest problem for families living in poverty Image

Poor housing biggest problem for families living in poverty

UCLan and West Cumbria Child Poverty Forum publish report

22 February 2018

UCLan students come face-to-face with the Bionic man Image

UCLan students come face-to-face with the Bionic man

Amputee Nigel Ackland talks to engineering students about life with his artificial limb

21 February 2018

Local employers invited to honour top student employees Image

Local employers invited to honour top student employees

Nominations open for National Association of Student Employment Services Student Employee of the Year Award

21 February 2018

UCLan joins Google News Lab University Network Image

UCLan joins Google News Lab University Network

Journalism students attend first in a series of workshops with global powerhouse

19 February 2018