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Bupa fined £3m after Legionnaires’ death of elderly resident

A care provider has been fined after a resident at an Essex nursing home contracted Legionnaires’ disease and died. Read More

Guest scalded in hotel bath

A hotel has been fined £50,000 after pleading guilty to two charges under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, following an incident in which an elderly guest was scalded while staying there. Read More

£1.6m in fines for double offences within a year

A South Tyneside car parts manufacturer has been fined £1.6million after a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak and an explosion occurred at the same plant within a year. Read More

Health and Safety Professional – What’s in a name?

Nick Bell, Dr Colin Powell and Dr Peter Sykes address the various roles that a health and safety professional might perform. Read More

Go Home Healthy: Spotlight on occupational-lung disease

Every year around 12,000 people in the UK die from work-related lung disease. The issue of occupational lung disease remains Read More

NHS trust fined £300k for legionella failures

Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust has been fined £300,000 after failing to control the risk to patients from Read More

NHS pleads guilty over legionella risks

Royal United Hospitals (Bath) NHS Foundation Trust has pleaded guilty to a charge under Section 3(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974, at Bath Magistrates’ Court. Read More

Firm failed to control Legionnaires risk

An engineering firm has been fined after failing to adequately control the risk of legionella bacteria arising from the use of a tunnel wash associated with a powder coating process. Read More

How going digital revolutionised Islington Council’s health and safety department

How one council ditched its paper-based culture for online processes. Read More

Comment: new HSE guidance on legionella and spa pools

New Health and Safety Executive (HSE) guidance has been released on how the leisure industry can manage and control the Read More


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