investigation


Failure to investigate errors leads to maternity scandal

A repetition of clinical failings which led to catastrophic consequences over 40 years, has sparked an investigation at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust (SATH). Read More

How to make accident investigations work for your organisation

SHP speaks to Joe Murphy, Head of Health, Safety, Wellbeing and Security at Southern Water, about making the most of accident investigations to drive improvements within your organisation. Read More

Deaths in the workplace – demystifying the aftermath

Workplace fatalities are impossible to fully plan for and can hit businesses hard, but knowing what comes next can help companies make it through the aftermath, says Andrew Katzen, Partner at law firm Hickman and Rose. Read More

Report: “Pilot errors led to Shoreham air crash”

Pilot errors and ineffective measures to protect the public led to the deaths of 11 people, after a vintage jet Read More

Councils settle £10m in school asbestos claims in past decade

Councils in England have paid out at least £10m in compensation to people who developed illnesses because of asbestos in Read More

Carlsberg factory: one dead and 22 in hospital after ammonia leak

A 40-year-old man has died and another is in a serious condition after an ammonia gas leak at a Carlsberg Read More

£70k fine after worker is crushed to death

Oldham manufacturing firm R Tindall (Fabricators) Ltd has been prosecuted after a worker died after he was crushed under metal Read More

Update: Boy dies on world’s tallest waterslide

Caleb Thomas Schwab, the 10-year-old boy who was fatally injured after riding the world’s tallest water slide in Kansas City, Kansas, died of Read More

HSE: M&D theme park investigation update

The Health and Safety Executive has issued a statement following a rollercoaster crash at M&D’s theme park, on the Motherwell Read More

Five men seriously injured in helicopter crash

The Air Accident Investigation Branch is beginning investigations, after five people were seriously injured in a helicopter crash in Breighton, Read More



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