manufacturing


One size doesn’t fit all for safety in the logistics sector

Safety is too important to rely on ‘off the shelf’ products. When sourcing safety solutions, consultation is key, David Thomas, Read More

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

Manufacturer fined £100k after worker severs finger

L.S. Starrett Company Limited, a precision tool manufacturer, has been fined after an employee’s index finger was severed and his thumb deeply lacerated in an incident involving a radial arm drilling machine. Read More

Müller UK & Ireland prosecuted after agency worker’s fingers amputated

Yoghurt and dessert manufacturer, Müller UK & Ireland, has been prosecuted after an agency worker suffered severe injuries when their fingers were caught in machinery. Read More

IOT firm Sonodot rebrands as Logidot

Arco Innovation Award winning company, which develops ultrasound sensors for the real-time tracking of people and assets in warehouses, has undergone a name change and rebrand. Read More

Sam Watts wins SHP’s Rising Star in Manufacturing Award

PepsiCo EHS Specialist, Sam Watts, has been named as the winner of the SHP Award for Rising Star in Manufacturing. Read More

How coronavirus has affected health & safety in manufacturing

In Episode 5 of the Safety & Health Podcast, hear from Robert Jukes, Health, Safety and Environment Manager at Wax Lyrical and the 2019 SHP Rising Star in Manufacturing and SHP Rising Star UK, as he talks about the challenges the coronavirus pandemic has brought to the manufacturing sector. Read More

Plastics manufacturer fined after employee was injured by machinery

A plastics manufacturer, which specialises in the manufacturing of traffic barriers and cones, has been fined after an employee’s finger was severed due to inadequately guarded machinery. Read More

Finalists announced for SHP’s Rising Stars in Construction and Manufacturing

The SHP Awards judging panel has selected four finalists for SHP’s Rising Star in Construction Award and two finalists for SHP’s Rising Star in Manufacturing Award. Read More

Insulation firm fined after employee suffered serious hand injury

A manufacturer of industrial insulation has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries to his hand while trying to clear a blockage from a machine. Read More



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