duty of care


Four deny charges over lawyer’s death

Four people and three companies have denied a total of 13 charges relating to the death of Amanda Telfer, 43, Read More

Carer of drowned autistic man admits health and safety breach

A carer of a 29-year-old autistic man who drowned in King’s Mill Reservoir, near Mansfield, on 10 September 2012 while Read More

Hospital guilty of failing to protect man who fell 130ft to his death

An NHS trust has admitted failing a patient who fell 130ft (39m) to his death from an industrial chimney on Read More

Health and safety in the enforcement industry

By David Asker Ours is a working and social culture where, quite properly, a safety culture is growing: one only Read More

Sand in your knickers: how life’s little irritants can affect your businesses’ bottom line

by Gill Monk The subject of occupational health causes much confusion – especially among SME’s. I have had people nod Read More

BAM Nuttall: heavy fine after worker is crushed

BAM Nuttall Ltd has pleaded guilty to breaching health and safety law, following an incident in which a steel and Read More

Maintenance worker on trial for manslaughter by gross negligence

A two-year-old girl fell to her death from an apartment block in Sheffield city centre after a maintenance worker failed to replace a glass panel that had been removed from a barrier, a jury has been told. Read More



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