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Broken back due to ‘serious breach of the law’

Eco NRG Solutions Ltd, a solar panel installer, has been fined £115,000 after a worker broke his back when he […] Read More

Comment on the Draft BS ISO 45001

The formal commenting period for the full draft of ISO 45001 Occupational health and safety management systems – Requirements with […] Read More

Steel manufacturer fined £200,000 after worker’s hand crushed

A Cardiff based steel manufacturer has been fined £200,000 after a worker’s hand was crushed by a piece of machinery. […] Read More

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To an outsider, Health and safety might seem like a bit of a joke. ‘Elf and safety gawn mad’ hysteria […] Read More

Three company directors jailed following warehouse death

Nikolai Valkov, 63, died in hospital after falling through the roof of a warehouse. Read More

Construction firm guilty of manslaughter

A construction firm has been convicted of the manslaughter of two workers who died after falling from a central London balcony. Read More

How to reduce stress and strengthen the resilience of lone workers

Derek Mowbray is a Chartered Psychologist and Chartered Scientist, with a doctorate in the psychology of leadership. At Safety & […] Read More

Suzy’s Code: “There’s still a long way to go” to protect staff

New research highlights need for personal safety policies and procedures to protect lone workers. Read More

Farm fatality caused by dangerous machinery

A man who was contracted to spread fertilizer on a farmer’s field was crushed to death by a reversing telehandler […] Read More

£475k fine for HGV firm following death of worker

ATE Truck and Trailer Sales Ltd has been sentenced after the death of 63-year-old worker William Price. Read More