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In court

Director sentenced for failing to comply with HSE enforcement notices

A director of a former car salvage company has been jailed for failing to comply with HSE enforcement notices served to protect the health and safety of workers in his workplace and visitors to the site. Read More

SHP top 5

SHP weekly top five

Waste company fined £180k after worker crushed between vehicles, Ideology versus pragmatism in occupational safety and health, Who is the Most Influential Individual in health and safety for 2021? Vote now…, Finalists announced for SHP’s Rising Star and Trailblazer Awards. Read More

SHP Awards

Finalists announced for SHP’s Rising Stars in Manufacturing

The SHP Awards judging panel has selected four finalists for SHP’s Rising Star in Manufacturing Award. Read More

in court

Construction company fined for unsafe removal of asbestos

A construction company has been fined after disturbing asbestos and removing it without adequate precautions at a pub. Read More

sponsored content

How has pandemic changed workplace personal injury claims?

Thompsons Solicitors says it has seen a reduction in accident at work claims since March 2020, but that the reduction can almost exclusively be attributed to the furlough scheme, rather than improvements in workplace safety. Read More

Home saftey

Christmas lights safety warning

As we move into the festive season, electricity distributors are reminding people that will be adding Christmas lights to the outside of their homes, to put safety first. Read More

legislation

HSE grants legal exemption enabling the use of more environmentally friendly gases in the electricity distribution network

HSE exemption came into effect today on 1 December 2021 and is applicable to any pressure system containing an insulating and interrupting gas and forming an integral part of high voltage (HV) electrical apparatus. Read More

Safe cities

‘We’ve got the right people, we’ve got the right technology, now, let’s put them together and look after our students’ – Collaborative campus safety in Manchester

SHP speaks to professionals from Salford University and CriticalArc about how the SafeZone app is being received and future plans for expansion. Read More

in court

Waste company fined £180k after worker crushed between vehicles

A waste management and skip hire company has been fined after a worker suffered multiple injuries when he was struck by a reversing vehicle. Read More

International Rising Star

Finalists announced for SHP’s Rising Star International

The SHP Awards judging panel has selected three finalists for SHP’s Rising Star International. Read More