Common Workplace Hazards


Live tweets and pictures from Safety & Health Expo 2019

Thousands of health and safety professionals are descended on London for the Safety & Health Expo 2019. Read More

National Grid fined following worker’s death

An electricity and gas utility company has been fined after a worker was killed on Winslow Road in East Claydon. Read More

Bam Nuttall fined after inappropriate lifting operation injured worker

Bam Nuttall has been fined more than £800,000 after a worker suffered three fractured vertebrae when he was hit on the head by a large expanded polystyrene block after it slipped from an excavator bucket. Read More

‘Scores on the floors’: Assessing your floor risk

SlipTest returns to Safety & Health Expo for 2019, taking place at London’s ExCel from 18-20 June. Read More

No excuse for inaction or ignorance on air pollution, says British Safety Council

British Safety Council calls for urgent action on protecting outdoor workers from air pollution and admits its alarm at recent findings by environmental charity Hubbub. Read More

Protect yourself from the ‘silent killer’

Arco addresses the new regulations for workplace gas detection and advises employers on remaining compliant. Read More

Protect employees from chemical exposure

Casella has launched the VAPex, an advanced and lightweight low flow pump, said to be ideal solution for seamless reporting on employee’s levels of chemical exposure, saving occupational hygienists’ crucial time in their working day. Read More

Work Matta will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019

Work Matta, the floor safety company will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019 to demonstrate its new range liquid-hazard locations. Read More

G&M to return to Safety & Health Expo 2019

A fall protection company will return to Safety & Health Expo 2019, to showcase its safety system for workers that work at height. Read More

Electric vehicles: How safe are they?

Although electric vehicles are helping with the reduction of air pollution, could thier eagerness of noise pollution be putting people at risk? Read More


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