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European Good Practice awards

Thursday, August 25, 2016

A reminder that the closing date for entries for the Good Practice awards for the current EU health and safety campaign: Healthy workplaces for all ages, is 7th October 2016. So submit your entry and find out more about the awards.

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Gas engineer fined for unsafe installation

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A Gas Safe registered engineer from Middlesex has been fined for safety failings after he carried out an unsafe installation.

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HSE Inspectors’ Guide to Improvement and Prohibition Notices – HSL Buxton, 15 September 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

You will learn why, when and how HSE takes formal enforcement action, how to influence formal HSE decisions and how to respond to receipt of a notice.

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Roofing firms fined after worker fell to his death

Monday, August 22, 2016

Two roofing companies and one of their directors have been fined after a worker fell to his death through a skylight.

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Site and Transport Safety – HSL Buxton, 15 September 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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Pressure Systems Awareness – HSL Buxton, 15 September 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Course will offer delegates the unique opportunity to learn from real life case studies and forensic investigations into pressure systems failures.

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HSL: Understanding and using RM3 – London, 14 – 15 September 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

This course is intended as an introduction to the Risk Management Maturity Model and therefore would suit those who have little or no knowledge of RM³ and its application.

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Biological monitoring for Chemical Exposures at Work – HSL Buxton, 14 September 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

This workshop is an overview of biological monitoring and how it can enhance the service that occupational hygiene and health professionals offer.

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Distillery blaze left 21-year-old worker engulfed in flames

Thursday, August 18, 2016

A distillery in Oldbury has been fined after an employee was engulfed in flames in a fire that destroyed the warehouse and its contents.

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Bulgarian firm fined for poor work at height

Thursday, August 18, 2016

A Bulgarian construction firm has been fined after a member of the public reported unsafe working practices during the construction of an adventure course in Markeaton Park, Derby.

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‘Back to Basics ll’ – Garstang, 13 September 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

North West Regional Association conference targeting Occupational Health Issues with the aim of reminding delegates not to lose sight of the basic fundamentals of health and safety.

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‘Know your Landscape – Safety and Health Matters’ – Lincoln, 13 September 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

National Association for Safety and Health in Care Services, Social Care Safety Forum. Presenters include: HSE, Lincolnshire Fire service, lawyers and a Forensic Client provider.

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Construction firm sentenced after worker falls down a lift pit

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Cardiff-based construction company, Jehu Project Services Ltd, has been sentenced after a worker was seriously injured falling down a lift pit.

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Man sentenced for pretending to be Gas Safe Registered

Monday, August 15, 2016

A 35-year-old self-employed worker from Edmonton has been given two suspended jail terms for falsely pretending to be Gas Safe Registered.

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Worker suffers serious burns after clothing catches fire

Monday, August 15, 2016

Notes to Editors:

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Engineering firm fined after worker loses finger in lathe machine

Monday, August 15, 2016

A Hampshire based engineering firm has been fined after a worker severed a finger in a metal working lathe.

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Diecasting firm fined after worker suffers serious burns

Friday, August 12, 2016

Manchester aluminium diecasting producer Presbar Diecastings Ltd, has been fined £140,000 after a worker suffered life threatening injuries when he became trapped in a machine.

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GMO Public Register Report – updated August 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

An electronic copy of the Genetically Modified Organisms Public Register, updated for August 2016, is now available to view.

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Security firms fined over death of security guard

Friday, August 12, 2016

Two security companies have been fined after a security guard died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Gas Safety Week 19-25 September 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Gas Safety Week aims to raise awareness of gas safety and reminds us to have our gas appliances safety checked annually by a qualified Gas Safe registered engineer.

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