Ergonomics


Sentence following illegal gas work

A gas engineer has been sentenced for undertaking gas work without being registered with Gas Safe Register. Read More

Can you spot the 13 hidden fire risks?

The ordinary family home is full of fire hazards. From faulty electrics to unattended flames, many of us ignore the threats all around us, and take our own safety for granted. Read More

How to reduce occupational skin disorders when working outdoors in the winter

What actions can employers take? Read More

Farm worker blinded by cleaning chemical

A dairy farm has been fined following an incident in which an employee was permanently blinded by corrosive chemicals used in cleaning. Read More

‘Making health and safety training both relevant and accessible to all’, SHP speaks exclusively to NEBOSH Chief Executive Ian Taylor

NEBOSH, has launched Safety Simplified, an updated approach to health and safety with a three-day practical course, aiming to reduce risk of fines and protect employees. Read More

Croydon tram crash: Driver will not face prosecution

The driver of a tram that crashed in Croydon and killed seven people will not face prosecution for manslaughter. Read More

Haulage firm in court following transport injury

A haulage company has been fined following an incident where a warehouse operative was injured at its business premises. Read More

SHP weekly top five

SHP’s most-read articles this week includes: Member of public killed instantly by telescopic loader, A guide to workplace stress, Croydon tram crash: 3 years on, entanglement risk ignored by company, fireworks safety advice Read More

British Safety Council: New Speaker must show leadership on the health and wellbeing of all who work in parliament

The British Safety Council has called on the Speaker of the House of Commons to set an example of leadership in promoting the wellbeing of all MPs and their staff. Read More

Unmanned and unsafe – drone safety regulations

In September, key players in the aviation industry highlighted the urgent need for standards and guidance in the face of the increasing and continued threat posed by unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones as they are best known. Read More


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