HSE RSS feeds » Press release http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:55:52 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 Burnley College in court over employee’s life-long injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/burnley-college-in-court-over-employees-life-long-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/burnley-college-in-court-over-employees-life-long-injuries/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:41:05 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/burnley-college-in-court-over-employees-life-long-injuries/5028 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/24/burnley-college-in-court-over-employees-life-long-injuries/feed/ 0 Liverpool worker ‘lucky to be alive’ after cutting through mains cable http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/liverpool-worker-lucky-to-be-alive-after-cutting-through-mains-cable/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/liverpool-worker-lucky-to-be-alive-after-cutting-through-mains-cable/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:49:22 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/liverpool-worker-lucky-to-be-alive-after-cutting-through-mains-cable/5031 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/24/liverpool-worker-lucky-to-be-alive-after-cutting-through-mains-cable/feed/ 0 Bedfordshire vets in court after workers exposed to harmful drugs http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bedfordshire-vets-in-court-after-workers-exposed-to-harmful-drugs/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bedfordshire-vets-in-court-after-workers-exposed-to-harmful-drugs/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bedfordshire-vets-in-court-after-workers-exposed-to-harmful-drugs/5025 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/23/bedfordshire-vets-in-court-after-workers-exposed-to-harmful-drugs/feed/ 0 Drinks firm Diageo sentenced after two workers injured http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/drinks-firm-diageo-sentenced-after-two-workers-injured/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/drinks-firm-diageo-sentenced-after-two-workers-injured/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:47:57 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/drinks-firm-diageo-sentenced-after-two-workers-injured/5021 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/23/drinks-firm-diageo-sentenced-after-two-workers-injured/feed/ 0 Paper firm fined for pallet fall failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/paper-firm-fined-for-pallet-fall-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/paper-firm-fined-for-pallet-fall-failings/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:19:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/paper-firm-fined-for-pallet-fall-failings/5019 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/23/paper-firm-fined-for-pallet-fall-failings/feed/ 0 Mental health service provider fined following patient fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/mental-health-service-provider-fined-following-patient-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/mental-health-service-provider-fined-following-patient-fall/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:51:09 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/mental-health-service-provider-fined-following-patient-fall/5015 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/23/mental-health-service-provider-fined-following-patient-fall/feed/ 0 Employer sentenced after worker crushed to death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/employer-sentenced-after-worker-crushed-to-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/employer-sentenced-after-worker-crushed-to-death/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:17:14 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/employer-sentenced-after-worker-crushed-to-death/5010 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/23/employer-sentenced-after-worker-crushed-to-death/feed/ 0 Darwen scrap metal firm fined over lead poisoning http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/darwen-scrap-metal-firm-fined-over-lead-poisoning/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/darwen-scrap-metal-firm-fined-over-lead-poisoning/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:32:19 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/darwen-scrap-metal-firm-fined-over-lead-poisoning/5007 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/22/darwen-scrap-metal-firm-fined-over-lead-poisoning/feed/ 0 Firm sentenced after worker’s leg injured by chainsaw http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-sentenced-after-workers-leg-injured-by-chainsaw/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-sentenced-after-workers-leg-injured-by-chainsaw/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:52:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-sentenced-after-workers-leg-injured-by-chainsaw/4999 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/16/firm-sentenced-after-workers-leg-injured-by-chainsaw/feed/ 0 Essex firm in court after worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/essex-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/essex-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:30:31 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/essex-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/4989 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/10/essex-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Bolton landlords in court after baby boy suffers carbon monoxide poisoning http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bolton-landlords-in-court-after-baby-boy-suffers-carbon-monoxide-poisoning/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bolton-landlords-in-court-after-baby-boy-suffers-carbon-monoxide-poisoning/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:00:48 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bolton-landlords-in-court-after-baby-boy-suffers-carbon-monoxide-poisoning/4984 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/10/bolton-landlords-in-court-after-baby-boy-suffers-carbon-monoxide-poisoning/feed/ 0 Scaffolding firm in court over worker’s insurance http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-firm-in-court-over-workers-insurance/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-firm-in-court-over-workers-insurance/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:00:19 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-firm-in-court-over-workers-insurance/4982 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/09/scaffolding-firm-in-court-over-workers-insurance-2/feed/ 0 Roadmarking firm fined for worker’s burns http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roadmarking-firm-fined-for-workers-burns/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roadmarking-firm-fined-for-workers-burns/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:30:04 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roadmarking-firm-fined-for-workers-burns/4979 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/09/roadmarking-firm-fined-for-workers-burns/feed/ 0 Civil engineering firm in court for unsafe work at height http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/civil-engineering-firm-in-court-for-unsafe-work-at-height/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/civil-engineering-firm-in-court-for-unsafe-work-at-height/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:00:16 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/civil-engineering-firm-in-court-for-unsafe-work-at-height/4975 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/09/civil-engineering-firm-in-court-for-unsafe-work-at-height/feed/ 0 Barnet building business turns ‘blind eye’ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/barnet-building-business-turns-blind-eye/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/barnet-building-business-turns-blind-eye/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:30:18 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/barnet-building-business-turns-blind-eye/4972 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/09/barnet-building-business-turns-blind-eye/feed/ 0 1.3 million tradespeople at risk from dangers of asbestos http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/1-3-million-tradespeople-at-risk-from-dangers-of-asbestos/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/1-3-million-tradespeople-at-risk-from-dangers-of-asbestos/#comments Wed, 08 Oct 2014 23:01:39 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/1-3-million-tradespeople-at-risk-from-dangers-of-asbestos/4962 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/09/1-3-million-tradespeople-at-risk-from-dangers-of-asbestos/feed/ 0 No volume control at Keighley company http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/no-volume-control-at-keighley-company/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/no-volume-control-at-keighley-company/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:00:31 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/no-volume-control-at-keighley-company/4947 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/07/no-volume-control-at-keighley-company/feed/ 0 Recycling firm in court after worker loses arm http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-worker-loses-arm/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-worker-loses-arm/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:45:49 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-worker-loses-arm/4935 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/06/recycling-firm-in-court-after-worker-loses-arm/feed/ 0 Contractor fined for worker’s 60ft tree fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractor-fined-for-workers-60ft-tree-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractor-fined-for-workers-60ft-tree-fall/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:30:13 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractor-fined-for-workers-60ft-tree-fall/4931 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/06/contractor-fined-for-workers-60ft-tree-fall/feed/ 0 Firm prosecuted after worker loses fingertip in unguarded drill http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-prosecuted-after-worker-loses-fingertip-in-unguarded-drill/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-prosecuted-after-worker-loses-fingertip-in-unguarded-drill/#comments Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:00:10 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-prosecuted-after-worker-loses-fingertip-in-unguarded-drill/4914 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/10/03/firm-prosecuted-after-worker-loses-fingertip-in-unguarded-drill/feed/ 0