In Court


Fine after worker is covered in chemicals

An Essex based chemical company has been sentenced after an employee was injured when a storage tank failed. Read More

£120k fine following severed finger incident at toilet roll firm

A 22-year-old man had part of his finger severed whilst working at a toilet roll manufacturing company in Blackburn. Read More

Worker died after fall from roof

A company has been fined after an employee died after falling through a skylight. Read More

Barry Island Pleasure Park featured on BBC’s Gavin & Stacey fined

The owner of an amusement park on Barry Island in South Wales has been fined over safety failures in one of his arcades. Read More

Sentence for landlord who put tenants’ lives at risk

A Staffordshire-based landlord has been sentenced after failing to provide evidence that a gas safety check had been carried out at one of his tenanted properties. Read More

£8k fine after worker loses leg

An engineering company has been fined after a worker lost his leg from the knee down after being hit by a forklift truck. Read More

Celsa explosion: No manslaughter charges over deaths

There is insufficient evidence to support gross or corporate manslaughter charges over the deaths of two men in a steelworks explosion, BBC News has reported. Read More

£1m fine for health and safety breaches at Poundstretcher

Breaches to health and safety legislation at three Poundstretcher stores has resulted in the retail chain being hit with a large fine. Read More

Health and safety prosecutions December round-up: video

The first episode in a new, monthly video series, reviewing the biggest health and safety prosecutions of the month, measured […] Read More

Video: biggest health and safety prosecutions in 2017

A round-up of the 8 biggest health and safety prosecutions in 2017, measured by severity, page views and shares on […] Read More



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