HSE RSS feeds » Metalworking http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:27:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 EXTENDED EARLY BIRD OFFER – Workplace Healthy Lungs Summit 2017 – Ends 21 Sept 2017 https://www.hsl.gov.uk/healthy-lungs https://www.hsl.gov.uk/healthy-lungs#comments Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:15:34 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57945 Lung disease remains a serious problem in the workplace. This Summit will describe what HSE is doing about it, what you can do about it, and what science and evidence can tell us.

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HSG246 – Safety in the storage and handling of steel and other metal stock (Second edition) http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg246.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg246.htm#comments Wed, 10 Aug 2016 10:02:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52127 This revised guidance is aimed at directors, owners, managers and supervisors and pays particular attention to the most common hazards, including (un)loading of delivery vehicles, storage systems, workplace transport, mechanical lifting and injuries from sharp edges.

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Company fined for failure to comply with improvement notices http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-failure-to-comply-with-improvement-notices/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-failure-to-comply-with-improvement-notices/#comments Wed, 17 Feb 2016 11:15:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-failure-to-comply-with-improvement-notices/8337 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/02/17/company-fined-for-failure-to-comply-with-improvement-notices/feed/ 0 Worker injured when he was crushed by metal folding machine http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/worker-injured-when-he-was-crushed-by-metal-folding-machine/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/worker-injured-when-he-was-crushed-by-metal-folding-machine/#comments Fri, 04 Dec 2015 16:23:20 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/worker-injured-when-he-was-crushed-by-metal-folding-machine/7791 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/12/04/worker-injured-when-he-was-crushed-by-metal-folding-machine/feed/ 0 Employee loses two fingers at silver manufacturer http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/employee-loses-two-fingers-at-silver-manufacturer/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/employee-loses-two-fingers-at-silver-manufacturer/#comments Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:00:05 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/employee-loses-two-fingers-at-silver-manufacturer/6812 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/07/13/employee-loses-two-fingers-at-silver-manufacturer/feed/ 0 Steel firm fined over death at foundry http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-firm-fined-over-death-at-foundry/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-firm-fined-over-death-at-foundry/#comments Mon, 11 May 2015 15:00:18 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-firm-fined-over-death-at-foundry/6382 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/05/11/steel-firm-fined-over-death-at-foundry/feed/ 0