waste management


Companies fined after employee fractures leg at reservoir

A contractor and a water management company have been fined after a worker was injured when he was hit by a 1.5 tonne water valve. Read More

Waste company fined £180k after worker crushed between vehicles

A waste management and skip hire company has been fined after a worker suffered multiple injuries when he was struck by a reversing vehicle. Read More

Site supervisor fined after worker suffered serious injuries

A site supervisor has been sentenced for safety breaches after a 46-year-old worker became entangled in a conveyor belt sustaining serious injuries to his hand and arm. Read More

Getting the UK’s rail operations back on track

As the UK continues to ease out of the third national lockdown – with people beginning to return to the workplace and a gradual lifting of leisure-related restrictions – rail operators are preparing for an increase in passenger footfall... Read More

‘Changing Workplaces’ programme investigates the impact of COVID-19 across Europe

An in-depth research programme has been launched by Rubbermaid Commercial Products to investigate the complex changes the coronavirus pandemic has spurred in workplaces and facilities across Europe. Read More

Waste management firm fined £400k after vehicle crushes worker

Waste management company Viridor has pleaded guilty to causing a life changing injury to one of its employees. Read More

Waste management safety: Worker needed amputation after machine incident

Waste management and recycling company CP Environmental Limited has been sentenced after an employee sustained serious injuries to his foot while adjusting a waste shredding machine. Read More

Waste firm worker killed by runaway lorry

A waste management company has been sentenced after a 56-year-old man was fatally injured in a lorry runaway incident at Read More

Rainbow Waste sentenced after young worker dies

Derbyshire waste firm Rainbow Waste Management Limited has been prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a worker Read More

Asbestos disposal service launched

Waste management services provider, Biffa, has launched its new asbestos disposal service, Biffa Asbestos. According to Biffa, the service will Read More



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