work equipment


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

Facilitating safety in the loading bay

Operators must stay alert to all safety regulations and practice, particularly in a loading and unloading environment, Thorworld Industries Managing Director John Meale tells SHD Logistics Magazine. Read More

Fine for manufacturer after serious injuries to worker

Emtelle UK Limited, a manufacturer of plastic tubing and blown fibre tubing for telecoms and water piping, has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries to his left hand when it came into contact with the exposed clamp of a socket machine. Read More

£20K fine after worker suffers serious back injury in ‘avoidable’ crush incident

A powder coating company has been fined after a worker in a factory suffered shattered lumbar vertebrae and had to be kept in a lying down position on his back for two weeks in hospital. Read More

Tuffnells creates new campaign to promote safety for drivers

Tuffnells has created a new campaign called 'Think Safety First', to help raise awareness about the safety of its drivers and employees. Read More

The safety year in review: The Warburtons legal case

The incident Bread giant Warburtons has received a £1.9m fine after pleading guilty to a breach of the Provision and Read More

Coldmac case highlights importance of safety checking equipment

Coldmac Limited has been fined after one of its workers suffered life changing injuries to his hand which required surgical Read More

PUWER: Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations

Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) came into force on 5 December 1998 and was formerly known as PUWER98. Read More

Guidance summary: maintaining portable electrical equipment (HSG107)

This guidance is for managers, electricians, technicians and users and gives sensible advice on maintaining portable electrical equipment to prevent danger. It covers equipment that is connected to the fixed mains supply or a locally generated supply. Read More

Fall-arrest workwear – FallX fall-arrest suit

Floeire, part of the Nomex Partner Program, has designed and patented the new FallX fall-arrest suit ヨ workwear that combines a harness and a flame-resistant coverall, and is made from DuPont's Nomex Comfort. Read More



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