maritime


Worker hit by five-tonne clamp truck in ‘wholly avoidable incident’

One of the core terminals of Peel Ports London Medway, Port of Sheerness Limited, has been fined following an incident where an employee was seriously injured by a clamp truck. Read More

‘40% of remote rotational workers experience suicidal thoughts some or all of the time’

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on remote rotational workers has been revealed in a new global study by the International SOS Foundation and Affinity Health at Work. Read More

Conviction over maritime incident which left three men dead

A ship’s skipper has been convicted after his vessel passed too close to a small motorboat off the coast of Sussex, capsizing it and leaving three fishermen dead. Read More

Shipping group fined following employee fatality

Doyle Shipping Group has been fined €850,000 after a worker was fatally crushed by a vertical stanchion. Read More

£200k fine for maritime firm after employee fractures foot

A maritime freight and logistics company has been fined after a worker suffered multiple bone fractures to his foot when a forklift truck was driven over it. Read More

The history of London Dock and how demolition has evolved over the years

St George PLC hosted a recent Women in Health & Safety breakfast meeting, which took place at St George London Dock. A range of health and safety professionals gathered to learn about the history of London Dock and the various aspects surrounding the health and safety demolition. Read More

Whole body vibration legislation – five years on

By Jonathan Hill, 20Knots Plus In July 2010 the EC Directive 2002/44/EC saw the implementation of the minimum health and Read More



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