machinery


Nestlé fined after worker traps arm in machine

Nestlé UK Ltd has been sentenced for breaching health and safety regulations after an employee was dragged into a machine on the production line of their Albion Mills site in Halifax. Read More

Manufacturing firm fined after worker is fatally crushed

'This was a tragic and wholly avoidable incident, caused by the failure of the company to provide adequate guarding against dangerous parts of the machine.' Read More

A guide to Work Equipment

This guide from Barbour EHS focuses on the general requirements for the selection and management of work equipment, although other related legislation is referenced. Read More

£660k fine after worker fatally injured when trapped by conveyor

CPM Group Limited, a Somerset pre-cast concrete products manufacturing company, has been fined after a 43-year-old man was fatally injured when he was trapped by machinery. Read More

Safety failures cost quarry firm £30k

A worker whose hand was trapped in machinery suffered a chipped bone in his wrist and a partial degloving injury to his right hand in an incident at a quarrying company in 2016. Read More

Unsecured machinery crushed worker’s foot

Lancashire based Spectral Colours Limited (SCL) has been fined after a worker was crushed under machinery. Read More

Warburtons fined £1.9m for breaching equipment regs

Warburtons fined £1.9m after agency worker injures arm. Read More

Coldmac case highlights importance of safety checking equipment

Coldmac Limited has been fined after one of its workers suffered life changing injuries to his hand which required surgical Read More

Packaging manufacturer in court over workplace injury

A West Bromwich supplier of corrugated packaging has been fined after a maintenance employee was injured when he was pulled Read More

Man sentenced for brother’s death at work

A textile manufacturing company and one of its directors, Wazir Hussain have been sentenced after an incident led to the death of the company’s Read More



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Understanding employee health concerns…

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