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Coronavirus: ONR obtains assurance that nuclear sites are adequately resourced to continue to operate safety

The ONR says it remains satisfied with industry’s response at this time and there has been no significant change to dutyholders’ safety and security resilience. Read More

SHP weekly top five

Coronavirus advice for employers, Complete buyer's guide to PPE, A guide to home working and self-isolating, Post lockdown reoccupation of properties and SHP legislation update eBook. Read More

Lightwater Valley Theme Park: HSE to prosecute after child rollercoaster fall

A seven-year-old boy was taken to hospital after falling from the Twister rollercoaster at Lightwater Valley Theme Park, near Ripon, in North Yorkshire. Read More

Unions set out five tests government and colleges must meet before staff and students can return

Staff and student safety must be guaranteed before colleges can reopen, trade unions have said as they set out five tests that must be met by government and colleges. Read More

British Safety Council continues to evolve to support organisations during the coronavirus pandemic

'The coronavirus pandemic is not an excuse to let health safety and environmental standards slip,' says the British Safety Council. Read More

Health and Safety at Work Day: ‘Let’s make workplaces fit for heroes’, says British Safety Council

The British Safety Council is marking the World Day for Safety and Health at Work with a pledge to support workers’ safety through the coronavirus outbreak and beyond. Read More

Veolia launches guide on ‘safely’ reopening recycling centres

Resource management company, Veolia UK, recently issued a guide, titled ‘Local Authority Guidance on the Safe reopening of HWRC Networks‘ to help local authorities and contractors to “safely reopen” household waste recycling centres (HWRC) during the COVID-19 lockdown. Read More

Signal passed at danger near Loughborough

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB) is undertaking an investigation into a signal being passed at danger (red) near Loughborough, Leicestershire, on 26 March 2020. Read More

Farm Safety Partnership urges caution during COVID-19

The Farm Safety Partnership (FSP) has urged the farming community to exercise extreme care and attention during these very challenging times. Read More

Employers must keep workers safe or get shut down, says TUC

The TUC has called on government to take further steps to protect workers who are still going into work. Unions are concerned that many workers who can’t work from home are being exposed to unnecessary COVID-19 risk because their employers are not putting adequate safety measures in place. Read More


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