Search all articles


SHP weekly top five

SHP’s most-read articles this week includes: HAVS diagnosis leads to sentencing, workers exposed to ‘significant’ fall from height risk, construction company and employee sentenced after worker killed, recycling firm fined after employee loses fingers, manufacturing firm fined after worker loses part of finger and much more... Read More

HSE issues safety alert over the phenomenon of condensate induced water hammer

An on-going case has prompted the HSE to issue a reminder to duty-holders in chemical processing and production, engineering and manufacturing, amongst others, about their responsibilities in terms of the maintenance and operation of steam systems. Read More

NEBOSH CEO to take part in 2019 ASEAN HSSE Conference

NEBOSH Chief Executive, Ian Taylor, is set to participate in the 2019 ASEAN HSSE Loss Prevention and Professional Development Conference, which will take place in Kuala Lumpar in September. Read More

St John Ambulance launches mental health conference series

Health charity, St John Ambulance, has launched a series of one-day mental health conferences which will see experts discussing key topics in mental health and workplace wellbeing at three locations across England. Read More

Event management firm guilty of safety failings

An event management company has been fined for failing to ensure the safety of employees during the lifting and moving of a 14-foot-wide park home chassis. Read More

Lone Wolf – 5 years and counting

Over the past few years, Dr Nick Bell has given previous accounts of life as a self-employed health and safety consultant. September 1 marks his fifth year ‘out on his own’. Read More

Row alongside Olympians raising money for Mates in Mind in Regatta London

Two teams of distinguished, retired Olympic rowers will be joining the Mates in Mind team for the inaugural Regatta London, taking place on the River Thames on Sunday 29 September. Read More

Working at height: Top tips to consider

The potential risks of working at height can be reduced with thorough preparation and close attention to detail. Read More

Workers exposed to ‘significant’ fall from height risk

Two companies have been fined after putting workers at risk of falling whilst accessing a roof to repair pipework. Read More

Robots rock: How top trends from the edge of technology can transform health and safety

John Kersey brings his expertise and insights from the edge of safety technology, to review five major technology trends that will have a major impact on health and safety professionals in the very near future. Read More