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Daily archives: Friday, March 30, 2012

Luxury property developer fined for putting lives at risk

Friday, March 30, 2012

A Cheshire property developer has been sentenced after putting the lives of its workers at risk, by allowing them to work in an unsupported excavation.

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Animal feed firm sentenced over finger loss

Friday, March 30, 2012

A Lancashire animal feed firm has been sentenced after an employee lost one of his fingers in machinery.

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Schindler fined after engineer is crushed to death at Heathrow

Friday, March 30, 2012

Lift manufacturer Schindler Ltd has been fined £300,000 for safety failings after an employee was crushed to death while installing a passenger lift at Heathrow Airport.

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Cleaning firm fined over porter’s death at Bolton hospital

Friday, March 30, 2012

A national cleaning company has been fined £175,000 after a hospital porter was killed by an industrial waste compactor in Bolton.

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One in five construction sites fail safety checks

Friday, March 30, 2012

Nearly one in five construction sites failed safety checks during a national initiative to improve construction site safety – a slight improvement on previous years.

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HSE and MHRA working arrangements

Friday, March 30, 2012

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) have today published a working arrangements agreement. The aim of this agreement is to describe and promote effective working arrangements between HSE and MHRA.

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Local Authority Safety Reps eBulletin

Friday, March 30, 2012

This eBulletin is aimed principally at local government health and safety representatives, whether TU-appointed or employee nominated. It aims to provide a free periodic update of news and information to help safety reps contribute effectively to health and safety outcomes in their local authority. Subscribe for free news and updates

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