HSE RSS feeds » Press release http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 23 May 2016 16:43:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 Royal Mail fined after worker suffered injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/royal-mail-fined-after-worker-suffered-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/royal-mail-fined-after-worker-suffered-injuries/#comments Thu, 19 May 2016 15:00:56 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51720 AMENDED: The Royal Mail Group Limited has been fined £50,000 after a worker’s foot was run over by a reach truck in a bundling warehouse.

]]>
http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/royal-mail-fined-after-worker-suffered-injuries/feed/ 0
Two companies fined after worker falls three metres from ledge of building http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/two-companies-fined-after-worker-falls-three-metres-from-ledge-of-building/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/two-companies-fined-after-worker-falls-three-metres-from-ledge-of-building/#comments Thu, 19 May 2016 13:30:10 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/two-companies-fined-after-worker-falls-three-metres-from-ledge-of-building/9110 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/19/two-companies-fined-after-worker-falls-three-metres-from-ledge-of-building/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 Pipe manufacturing company fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/pipe-manufacturing-company-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/pipe-manufacturing-company-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Tue, 17 May 2016 14:55:00 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/pipe-manufacturing-company-fined-for-safety-failings/9086 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/17/pipe-manufacturing-company-fined-for-safety-failings/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 Body manufacturing firm fined after workers crushed between vehicles http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/body-manufacturing-firm-fined-after-workers-crushed-between-vehicles/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/body-manufacturing-firm-fined-after-workers-crushed-between-vehicles/#comments Mon, 16 May 2016 14:20:32 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51700 A vehicle body manufacturing company in Stoke-on-Trent has been fined after two workers were seriously injured when they were crushed between a moving vehicle and stationary vehicles.

]]>
http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/body-manufacturing-firm-fined-after-workers-crushed-between-vehicles/feed/ 0
Bakery fined after worker injured with powered bowl mixer http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bakery-fined-after-worker-injured-with-powered-bowl-mixer/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bakery-fined-after-worker-injured-with-powered-bowl-mixer/#comments Mon, 16 May 2016 11:40:27 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bakery-fined-after-worker-injured-with-powered-bowl-mixer/9082 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/16/bakery-fined-after-worker-injured-with-powered-bowl-mixer/feed/ 0 Crystal company sentenced over injury to worker http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/crystal-company-sentenced-over-injury-to-worker/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/crystal-company-sentenced-over-injury-to-worker/#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 14:00:57 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/crystal-company-sentenced-over-injury-to-worker/9068 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/13/crystal-company-sentenced-over-injury-to-worker/feed/ 0 Worker loses all fingers and thumb in machinery http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-all-fingers-and-thumb-in-machinery/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-all-fingers-and-thumb-in-machinery/#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 13:55:36 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-all-fingers-and-thumb-in-machinery/9074 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/13/worker-loses-all-fingers-and-thumb-in-machinery/feed/ 0 Plastics manufacturer fined for death of worker http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plastics-manufacturer-fined-for-death-of-worker/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plastics-manufacturer-fined-for-death-of-worker/#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 08:05:40 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plastics-manufacturer-fined-for-death-of-worker/9071 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/13/plastics-manufacturer-fined-for-death-of-worker/feed/ 0 Roofing contractor fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/roofing-contractor-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/roofing-contractor-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 07:10:47 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/roofing-contractor-fined-for-safety-failings/9078 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/13/roofing-contractor-fined-for-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Plant hire firm fined after worker tipped from lifting basket http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plant-hire-firm-fined-after-worker-tipped-from-lifting-basket/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plant-hire-firm-fined-after-worker-tipped-from-lifting-basket/#comments Thu, 12 May 2016 09:20:55 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/plant-hire-firm-fined-after-worker-tipped-from-lifting-basket/9112 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/12/plant-hire-firm-fined-after-worker-tipped-from-lifting-basket/feed/ 0 HSE’s top team step up to charity challenge http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hses-top-team-step-up-to-charity-challenge/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hses-top-team-step-up-to-charity-challenge/#comments Wed, 11 May 2016 20:50:43 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hses-top-team-step-up-to-charity-challenge/9063 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/11/hses-top-team-step-up-to-charity-challenge/feed/ 0 Major frozen food manufacturer fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/major-frozen-food-manufacturer-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/major-frozen-food-manufacturer-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Mon, 09 May 2016 11:00:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/major-frozen-food-manufacturer-fined-for-safety-failings/9055 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/09/major-frozen-food-manufacturer-fined-for-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Company fined after agency worker seriously injured http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-agency-worker-seriously-injured/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-agency-worker-seriously-injured/#comments Fri, 06 May 2016 13:30:04 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-agency-worker-seriously-injured/9051 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/06/company-fined-after-agency-worker-seriously-injured/feed/ 0 Scaffold company fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scaffold-company-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scaffold-company-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Fri, 06 May 2016 08:15:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scaffold-company-fined-for-safety-failings/9045 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/06/scaffold-company-fined-for-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Company fined after worker is fatally crushed in trench http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-worker-is-fatally-crushed-in-trench/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-worker-is-fatally-crushed-in-trench/#comments Thu, 05 May 2016 15:55:35 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-worker-is-fatally-crushed-in-trench/9038 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/05/company-fined-after-worker-is-fatally-crushed-in-trench/feed/ 0 Worker loses life after fall from roof http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-life-after-fall-from-roof/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-life-after-fall-from-roof/#comments Thu, 05 May 2016 12:25:24 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-loses-life-after-fall-from-roof/9034 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/05/worker-loses-life-after-fall-from-roof/feed/ 0 Worker injured when skip loader overturned http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-skip-loader-overturned/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-skip-loader-overturned/#comments Thu, 05 May 2016 10:00:31 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-injured-when-skip-loader-overturned/9048 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/05/worker-injured-when-skip-loader-overturned/feed/ 0 Foundation trust fined over bedrail failures http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/foundation-trust-fined-over-bedrail-failures/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/foundation-trust-fined-over-bedrail-failures/#comments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:25:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51587 A North West NHS foundation trust has been fined over its inappropriate management of the use of bedrails at its hospitals.

]]>
http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/foundation-trust-fined-over-bedrail-failures/feed/ 0