Northern Ireland


Coronavirus advice for employers

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that series of tougher measures will be re-introduced to help tackle the spread of coronavirus, during a television address on Tuesday 22 September, and warned that they could be here to stay for up to six months. Read More

Worker’s foot trapped for 45 minutes

An environmental firm and a sub-contractor have been fined after an electrical contractor had his foot trapped in a hydraulic powered compactor known as a Briquetter. Read More

Fine after serious crush at recycling plant

A recycling company has been ordered to pay £25,000 after an employee was crushed between a Refuse Collection Vehicle (RCV) and a mini digger. Read More

Company sentenced after death of employee

A Co. Armagh company has been fined £50,000 for failings which resulted in the death of one of its employees at its premises in Lurgan. Read More

Ken Logan awarded MBE for services to health and safety

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) has announced that Ken Logan was awarded an MBE for services Read More

HSENI prosecutes egg producer following injury

A company from Northern Ireland has been fined £7,500 for health and safety failings that led to the serious injury Read More

Company fined for fatal forklift accident

A company from Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland has been fined £24,000 after the death of a 49-year-old Polish employee who Read More

Improving agricultural safety

Farmers have the power to change behaviour and improve agricultural safety across Ireland and Northern Ireland. Bryan Henesey reports. Agriculture Read More

Limavady farmer fined for death of worker

A farmer from Limavady, Northern Ireland, has been fined £2,500 for a health and safety breach that resulted in a Read More

Steel rope causes fatal injuries after company “failed to heed warnings”

A building products company from Northern Ireland has been fined £100,000 following the death of a 24-year-old employee who was Read More



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