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Worker lost leg following oil drum explosion

A commercial vehicle dealer has been fined after an agency worker lost his leg from the knee down when an oil drum he was cutting up exploded. Read More

Man dies at waste facility near Disney after falling into vat of oil

Worker was emptying oil and grease from a tractor-trailer when he slipped and fell. Read More

Pembroke Refinery Explosion: HSE to prosecute

Two companies face prosecution following an explosion at the Pembroke Refinery on 2 June 2011, HSE has announced. Four were killled and another seriously injured in the 2011 incident. Read More

Oil company fined £1.65m after Ellesmere Port explosion

Essar Oil UK Ltd has been fined £1.65m following an explosion, which caused more than £20m in damage, at its Stanlow refinery Read More

ConocoPhillips has £3m appeal dismissed

Energy giant ConocoPhillips (UK) Ltd has failed in its bid to reduce the level of fine handed down after an Read More

£3m fine for fuel giant following gas releases

One of the world’s largest oil and gas exploration and production companies has been fined after gas leaks on an Read More

Refinery sites reminded of risks after Pembroke blast

Following the incident at the Chevron Pembroke Refinery on 2 June the HSE is reminding site operators of the dangers associated with this type of operation and of the guidance available to ensure the work is undertaken safety. Read More



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