HSE RSS feeds » North East press releases http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 Overhead crane worker suffers life threatening injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/overhead-crane-worker-suffers-life-threatening-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/overhead-crane-worker-suffers-life-threatening-injuries/#comments Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:31:58 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/overhead-crane-worker-suffers-life-threatening-injuries/10417 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/01/overhead-crane-worker-suffers-life-threatening-injuries/feed/ 0 University of Northumbria fined after botched experiment nearly kills students http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/university-of-northumbria-fined-after-botched-experiment-nearly-kills-students/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/university-of-northumbria-fined-after-botched-experiment-nearly-kills-students/#comments Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:58:47 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/university-of-northumbria-fined-after-botched-experiment-nearly-kills-students/10395 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/25/university-of-northumbria-fined-after-botched-experiment-nearly-kills-students/feed/ 0 Company prosecuted after workers were severely burned http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-prosecuted-after-workers-were-severely-burned/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-prosecuted-after-workers-were-severely-burned/#comments Tue, 03 Jan 2017 16:46:44 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-prosecuted-after-workers-were-severely-burned/10332 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/03/company-prosecuted-after-workers-were-severely-burned/feed/ 0 Worker suffers facial injury from crowbar http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-facial-injury-from-crowbar/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-facial-injury-from-crowbar/#comments Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:26:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-facial-injury-from-crowbar/10198 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/01/worker-suffers-facial-injury-from-crowbar/feed/ 0 Chemical company fined £3mil after the release of toxic vapour cloud on two separate occasions http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/#comments Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:29:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/10098 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/08/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/feed/ 0 Landlord given suspended prison sentence over gas failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-given-suspended-prison-sentence-over-gas-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-given-suspended-prison-sentence-over-gas-failings/#comments Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:30:14 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-given-suspended-prison-sentence-over-gas-failings/9875 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/10/17/landlord-given-suspended-prison-sentence-over-gas-failings/feed/ 0 Manufacturing company fined for health and safety failures http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/manufacturing-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failures/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/manufacturing-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failures/#comments Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:00:19 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/manufacturing-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failures/9328 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/21/manufacturing-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failures/feed/ 0 Worker injured falling down a service riser shaft http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-falling-down-a-service-riser-shaft/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-falling-down-a-service-riser-shaft/#comments Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:05:02 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-falling-down-a-service-riser-shaft/9325 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/21/worker-injured-falling-down-a-service-riser-shaft/feed/ 0 Company fined for safety failings after worker injures hand on lathe http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-after-worker-injures-hand-on-lathe/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-after-worker-injures-hand-on-lathe/#comments Tue, 12 Jul 2016 07:45:14 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-after-worker-injures-hand-on-lathe/9291 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/12/company-fined-for-safety-failings-after-worker-injures-hand-on-lathe/feed/ 0 Company fined after joiner injured http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-joiner-injured/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-joiner-injured/#comments Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:36:15 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-joiner-injured/9337 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/11/company-fined-after-joiner-injured/feed/ 0 Worker injured when entangled in machinery http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-entangled-in-machinery/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-entangled-in-machinery/#comments Tue, 05 Jul 2016 10:07:41 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-entangled-in-machinery/9261 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/05/worker-injured-when-entangled-in-machinery/feed/ 0 British Telecommunications PLC fined £600,000 after workers injured http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/british-telecommunications-plc-fined-600000-after-workers-injured/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/british-telecommunications-plc-fined-600000-after-workers-injured/#comments Fri, 27 May 2016 16:31:42 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/british-telecommunications-plc-fined-600000-after-workers-injured/9128 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/27/british-telecommunications-plc-fined-600000-after-workers-injured/feed/ 0 Man jailed for illegal gas work http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-jailed-for-illegal-gas-work/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-jailed-for-illegal-gas-work/#comments Mon, 16 May 2016 14:20:56 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-jailed-for-illegal-gas-work/9076 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/16/man-jailed-for-illegal-gas-work/feed/ 0 Firm fined after forklift truck operator killed http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-forklift-truck-operator-killed/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-forklift-truck-operator-killed/#comments Wed, 13 Apr 2016 15:10:09 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-forklift-truck-operator-killed/8837 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/04/13/firm-fined-after-forklift-truck-operator-killed/feed/ 0 Man fined for potentially exposing members of the public to asbestos http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-for-potentially-exposing-members-of-the-public-to-asbestos/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-for-potentially-exposing-members-of-the-public-to-asbestos/#comments Mon, 07 Mar 2016 13:20:51 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-for-potentially-exposing-members-of-the-public-to-asbestos/8719 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/03/07/man-fined-for-potentially-exposing-members-of-the-public-to-asbestos/feed/ 0 Landlord sentenced for reconnecting capped gas supply http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-sentenced-for-reconnecting-capped-gas-supply/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-sentenced-for-reconnecting-capped-gas-supply/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 11:35:06 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/landlord-sentenced-for-reconnecting-capped-gas-supply/8707 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/03/02/landlord-sentenced-for-reconnecting-capped-gas-supply/feed/ 0 Man fined after exposing employees to asbestos http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-after-exposing-employees-to-asbestos/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-after-exposing-employees-to-asbestos/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:15:04 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/man-fined-after-exposing-employees-to-asbestos/8280 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/25/man-fined-after-exposing-employees-to-asbestos/feed/ 0 Two firms fined after worker was seriously hurt in fall from roof http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/two-firms-fined-after-worker-was-seriously-hurt-in-fall-from-roof/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/two-firms-fined-after-worker-was-seriously-hurt-in-fall-from-roof/#comments Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:20:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/two-firms-fined-after-worker-was-seriously-hurt-in-fall-from-roof/7919 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/12/16/two-firms-fined-after-worker-was-seriously-hurt-in-fall-from-roof/feed/ 0 Quarry company fined after worker injured due to unguarded drilling rig http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-company-fined-after-worker-injured-due-to-unguarded-drilling-rig-2/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-company-fined-after-worker-injured-due-to-unguarded-drilling-rig-2/#comments Fri, 04 Dec 2015 12:41:45 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-company-fined-after-worker-injured-due-to-unguarded-drilling-rig-2/7797 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/12/04/quarry-company-fined-after-worker-injured-due-to-unguarded-drilling-rig/feed/ 0 Teesside firm fined after worker’s fatal fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/teesside-firm-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/teesside-firm-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/#comments Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:10:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/teesside-firm-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/7710 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/11/23/teesside-firm-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/feed/ 0