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HSE food manufacturing inspections target the causes of workplace ill-health Tue, 02 Jan 2018 10:07:29

Companies and people working in food manufacturing are being told they must pay closer attention to how they manage workplace health risks or face serious penalties.

Retail company and construction contractor fined over safety failings Fri, 22 Dec 2017 16:44:03

Martin McColl Limited and JMS Retail Concepts Limited have both been sentenced today after two members of the public tripped and fell over construction work outside a convenience store in Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan.

Company and one of its directors fined for the unsafe storage of unauthorised biocidal products Thu, 21 Dec 2017 09:23:21

A pest control company and one of its directors have been sentenced for the unsafe storage of unauthorised biocidal products and phostoxin (aluminium phosphide).

Construction company fined after worker seriously injured Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:43:51

A construction company has been fined after a worker suffered serious injuries when the first floor of the building he was standing on collapsed underneath him.

Worker suffers life changing injury after pressure test failure Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:09:59

Three companies, Sembcorp Utilities (UK) Limited, Central Industrial Services (Northern) Ltd and R & A Kay Inspection Services Ltd, were sentenced today after an employee suffered serious fractures to his leg.

Construction firm fined after worker fell from height Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:09:35

West Hill Projects Ltd has been fined more than £95,000 after a worker fell from height.

Construction worker suffers fracture to his back after a fall from height Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:43:22

Dufell Roofing Company Ltd, a Darlington based roofing company was sentenced today after an employee suffered a fracture to his back requiring surgery.

Company and director sentenced after work left seriously injured Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:05:46

A Swindon-based scaffolding company and its director have been sentenced after a worker was left with life-changing injuries.

Road haulage company fined after worker killed Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:04:46

An Essex-based road haulage firm has been fined after an employee was crushed between two articulated vehicles and subsequently died from his injuries.

Company fined after employee suffers serious burn injuries Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:22:49

A liquified petroleum gas (LPG) service provider has been fined after a worker suffered serious burn injuries when an LPG vessel ignited.

Kitchen-fitting company fined after worker injured Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:00:34

A kitchen-fitting firm has been fined after an employee’s fingers were severed whilst using an unguarded circular saw.

Council fined after worker diagnosed with HAVS Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:46:05

Wrexham County Borough Council has been fined after a 57-year old man was diagnosed with Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).

HSE launches second phase of construction inspection campaign Mon, 02 Oct 2017 09:10:20

Construction projects across Britain are being urged to act now to ensure the health and safety of their workers is protected as the second phase of a targeted inspection initiative gets underway today.

Company fined after worker seriously injured Mon, 02 Oct 2017 08:57:12

A North-West specialist sheet metal fabrication company has been fined after an employee was left seriously injured when metal sheets fell onto his leg.

Waste processing company and director fined after worker’s death Fri, 29 Sep 2017 08:15:18

A North West based waste processing company, and its managing director, have been fined after a worker was crushed to death.

Company and directors fined after multiple safety failings Thu, 28 Sep 2017 16:20:41

A recycling company and its two directors have been prosecuted after multiple safety failings.

Pembrokeshire businesses benefit from PEEP Thu, 28 Sep 2017 12:49:32

Pembrokeshire healthcare businesses enjoyed a free training session to help them understand and manage workplace health, safety and wellbeing for workers.

Bridgend businesses benefit from BEEP Thu, 28 Sep 2017 11:55:07

Local businesses enjoyed a free business forum to help them understand and manage workplace health, safety and wellbeing for workers.

Construction company and project manager fined after multiple safety failings Thu, 28 Sep 2017 11:37:33

A London-based construction company and project manager have been fined for repeatedly failing to manage and control multiple risks.

Company fined after worker suffers hand injuries Wed, 27 Sep 2017 12:55:59

A Preston based company has been fined after 59-year old Kevin Hebblethwaite suffered serious hand injuries in a machinery incident.