Social media

Javascript is required to use HSE website social media functionality.

Category: Press release

Construction firm fined over safety failings

Friday, July 7, 2017

A construction firm was fined after failing to safeguard the public from entering a construction site, and not providing adequate welfare facilities for workers.

Read more


Two contractors fined after worker fell from height

Friday, July 7, 2017

Two London based construction contractors, Sager Construction Limited (SCL) and Shaun Dixon Services Ltd (SDSL) have today been fined after an employee fell more than three metres when a scaffold board that he was standing on broke.

Read more


Scaffold company and director sentenced after worker fell from height

Thursday, July 6, 2017

St. Albans Scaffolding Limited and its director have today been fined after an employee fell more than 20ft to the ground.

Read more


HSE releases annual workplace fatality figures

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has today released its annual figures for work-related fatalities, as well as the number of people known to have died from the asbestos-related cancer, mesothelioma, in 2015.

Read more


Warburtons fined £1.9m after injury to agency worker

Monday, July 3, 2017

Warburtons Ltd has been fined after a worker was injured when his arm got trapped against a running conveyor belt.

Read more


Man sentenced after death of retired farmer

Monday, July 3, 2017

A contractor has been sentenced after a man who hired him was killed by a piece of barbed wire that shot out of his hedge cutting machine.

Read more


Paint manufacturing company fined for health and safety failings.

Monday, July 3, 2017

A paint manufacturing company in Manchester has been fined for health and safety failings after a worker suffered burns while trying to clean the floor of a spray booth.

Read more


Contractor fined over breaching Work at Height Regulations

Monday, July 3, 2017

Mr Chris Martin trading as CI Martin Quantity Surveying and Project Management has been fined for failing to put in place simple measures to prevent the risk of a worker falling from height.

Read more


Million pound fine for steel company after worker severely burnt following explosion

Thursday, June 29, 2017

A 57-year-old man’s employer has been fined £1m after an oxygen pipe exploded in front of him.

Read more


Company fined after death of worker

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Western Power Distribution (South West) PLC, a Bristol based company has been fined after the death of one of its employees at a remote site in Cornwall.

Read more


Visiting driver knocked down by a fork lift truck

Monday, June 26, 2017

An international food company has been fined after a fork lift truck collided with a visiting recycling company driver.

Read more


Roofing company fined after worker fell through a roof

Thursday, June 22, 2017

A London based roofing company has been fined after a 56-year old worker fell through two storeys onto a concrete floor.

Read more


Roofing company fined after worker fell through a roof

Thursday, June 22, 2017

A London based roofing company has been fined after a 56-year old worker fell through two storeys onto a concrete floor.

Read more


Landlord fined after gas safety concerns

Thursday, June 22, 2017

A Pembrokeshire landlord has been fined after failing to maintain gas appliances at the domestic property in West Court, Haverfordwest.

Read more


NHS Foundation Trust fined over patient death

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been fined for health and safety failings after a patient fell to his death.

Read more


Two companies fined after worker struck by scaffolding

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Two South West based companies have been fined after a 44-year old woman was struck by scaffolding.

Read more


Company fined after the death of worker

Friday, June 16, 2017

A North East based contractor Pyeroy Ltd has been fined due to failings in their work at height rescue planning.

Read more


Company and contractor fined after member struck by fencing wire

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

A civil engineering company (R M Contractors Limited aka RMC), and a contractor working on behalf of a tree surgery company Complete Tree Services (CTS) have been sentenced after a member of the public was injured by fencing wire.

Read more


Company fined after failing to comply with enforcement action

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hatchmere Park Ltd has been fined after failing to comply with enforcement safety notices.

Read more


Company fined after uncontrolled fire

Monday, June 12, 2017

Vertellus Specialties UK Limited has today been fined after an uncontrolled fire at the company’s Seal Sands premises in Middlesbrough.

Read more


Page 5 of 46« First...34567...102030...Last »