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MoD issued with Crown Censure following worker’s death

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been issued with a Crown Censure by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after […] Read More

Network Rail worker was using “hopelessly inaccurate” diagram

Network Rail has been fined £130,000 after a worker was hit by a 25,000 volt power surge while repairing an […] Read More

Sentencing after worker dies in trench collapse

A self-employed contractor has been sentenced after an employee died when the trench he was working in collapsed on him. Swansea Magistrates’ […] Read More

Sentence after worker injured at prison

Four different duty holders have been fined after a worker was injured while replacing a window at Leeds Prison. Leeds […] Read More

Worker fell 15ft while installing solar panels

A Cornish clean energy company has been fined after a worker fell through a fragile roof. Bodmin Magistrates’ Court heard […] Read More

Scrap metal firm and director sentenced

A scrap metal firm and its director have been sentenced after a Manchester worker suffered severe injuries to his left […] Read More

Fine after worker loses arm in “avoidable incident”

A Staffordshire farming firm has been sentenced for safety failings after a Polish worker had to have his arm amputated […] Read More

Coachbuilder fined £50k after young worker loses finger

A Cheshire coachbuilding firm has been fined after a worker sustained injuries to his hand when using an unguarded planer. The […] Read More

Pet food manufacturer fined after injury to teenage worker

A Nottinghamshire pet food company has been fined £18,000 after an 18-year-old worker was seriously injured when a forklift truck […] Read More

BOHS theatre: health business case

The cost benefits of a good safety programme are well accepted throughout organisations, but the case for good health is […] Read More



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