HSE RSS feeds » Putting the record straight 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 HSE statement following fatal incident at Theme Park in Ohio, USA http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-statement-following-fatal-incident-in-ohio-usa/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-statement-following-fatal-incident-in-ohio-usa/#comments Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:54:58 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-statement-following-fatal-incident-in-ohio-usa/10999 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/08/01/hse-statement-following-fatal-incident-at-theme-park-in-ohio-usa/feed/ 0 Heinz beans ‘can song’ advert banned over injury fears http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/heinz-beans-can-song-advert-banned-over-injury-fears/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/heinz-beans-can-song-advert-banned-over-injury-fears/#comments Wed, 23 Nov 2016 10:22:28 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/heinz-beans-can-song-advert-banned-over-injury-fears/10158 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/23/heinz-beans-can-song-advert-banned-over-injury-fears/feed/ 0 Ban on throwing mortar boards is a tired health and safety myth http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/#comments Wed, 18 May 2016 12:00:50 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/9089 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/18/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/feed/ 0 HSE responds to UCATT release on construction deaths http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-responds-to-ucatt-release-on-construction-deaths/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-responds-to-ucatt-release-on-construction-deaths/#comments Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:00:33 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51053 On 18/02/2016, construction union UCATT issued a press release to media that claimed there was an increase in prosecution delays and fall in convictions following construction deaths. UCATT cited information that was included in a recent Parliamentary Question response. HSE construction sector has responded to UCATT’s interpretation of the statistics.

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Let’s hope common sense prevails, says HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/lets-hope-common-sense-prevails-says-hse/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/lets-hope-common-sense-prevails-says-hse/#comments Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:00:46 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/lets-hope-common-sense-prevails-says-hse/7679 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/11/17/lets-hope-common-sense-prevails-says-hse/feed/ 0 HSE refutes ‘no concerns’ claim on Channel 4 News item, 19/10/2015 http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/misleading-claim-on-channel-4-news-item-20102015/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/misleading-claim-on-channel-4-news-item-20102015/#comments Thu, 22 Oct 2015 10:29:09 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/misleading-claim-on-channel-4-news-item-20102015/7403 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/10/22/misleading-claim-on-channel-4-news-item-20102015/feed/ 0 Proper health and safety is no barrier to success http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/proper-health-and-safety-is-no-barrier-to-success/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/proper-health-and-safety-is-no-barrier-to-success/#comments Tue, 29 Sep 2015 14:00:02 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49746 HSE responds to article in The Herald – “Time for radical re-think on health and safety regulations”, 29 September 2015.

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HSE rails against health and safety claim in Telegraph’s dentist story http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/hse-rails-against-health-and-safety-claim-in-telegraphs-dentist-story/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/hse-rails-against-health-and-safety-claim-in-telegraphs-dentist-story/#comments Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:00:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49011 HSE responds to Telegraph story – “Dentist tells the obese they are not welcome”, 31 July 2015.

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