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Whistleblowing twice as common as in 1998

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7420.890-c (Published 16 October 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:890
  1. Andrew Iles
  1. BMJ

    People are twice as likely to blow the whistle on workplace misconduct today as they were five years ago, says a new report carried out by the UK whistleblowing charity Public Concern at Work. Increased calls to the national whistleblower's helpline, which the charity launched 10 years ago, reflect this growth.

    The report, which was released this week, shows that safety risks and financial misconduct are the two most common issues on which …

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