MEWP

Maximum jail term for plant hire manager following fatal incident

  The 57-year-old manager of an access plant hire firm has been sentenced to a maximum penalty of two years’ […] Read More

Worker suffers serious head injuries in platform fall

A waste equipment maintenance firm has been fined after an employee suffered serious head injuries when a mobile elevating work […] Read More

Working at height – a lesson from Bahrain

By David Towlson, RRC International A colleague in Bahrain related this story to me: “In the summer this year I […] Read More

Safe working at height system recognised by IAPAs

Good to Go Safety has announced being shortlisted for the 2015 International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs), taking place on […] Read More

Height safety: tips for MEWP users

Working at height poses many risks. Brian Parker offers some advice on how to minimise the risk of an accident […] Read More

Working at height best practice spotlight

By David Thomas The International Powered Access Federation’s (IPAF) latest findings from its accident database [1], which revealed that mobile […] Read More

Glasgow firm fined £200,000 after worker’s fatal fall

A Glasgow based company has been fined £200,000 after pleading guilty to a breach of the Health and Safety at […] Read More

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