HSE RSS feeds » Press release http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:18:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 HSE appoints new chief inspector of construction http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/hse-appoints-new-chief-inspector-of-construction/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/hse-appoints-new-chief-inspector-of-construction/#comments Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:00:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=47709 The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appointed its new chief inspector of construction.

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Dangerous demolition put workers in danger http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/dangerous-demolition-put-workers-in-danger/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/dangerous-demolition-put-workers-in-danger/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:00:12 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/dangerous-demolition-put-workers-in-danger/5901 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/19/dangerous-demolition-put-workers-in-danger/feed/ 0 Firm in court after man died in roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-man-died-in-roof-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-man-died-in-roof-fall/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:30:37 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-man-died-in-roof-fall/5897 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/19/firm-in-court-after-man-died-in-roof-fall/feed/ 0 Firm in court after portable building collapses on churchgoers http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-portable-building-collapses-on-churchgoers/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-portable-building-collapses-on-churchgoers/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:00:45 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/firm-in-court-after-portable-building-collapses-on-churchgoers/5892 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/19/firm-in-court-after-portable-building-collapses-on-churchgoers/feed/ 0 Worker’s death uncovers serious safety failures http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/workers-death-uncovers-serious-safety-failures/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/workers-death-uncovers-serious-safety-failures/#comments Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:30:18 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/workers-death-uncovers-serious-safety-failures/5884 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/18/workers-death-uncovers-serious-safety-failures/feed/ 0 Roofing firm in court after worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/#comments Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:15:48 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/5881 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/18/roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Nuneaton company in court after worker pulled into unguarded machine http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/nuneaton-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-unguarded-machine/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/nuneaton-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-unguarded-machine/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:30:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/nuneaton-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-unguarded-machine/5878 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/17/nuneaton-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-unguarded-machine/feed/ 0 Court for Essex firm http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/court-for-essex-firm/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/court-for-essex-firm/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 13:00:49 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/court-for-essex-firm/5875 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/17/court-for-essex-firm/feed/ 0 Tata sentenced over workers’ burns in molten metal fire http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/tata-sentenced-over-workers-burns-in-molten-metal-fire/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/tata-sentenced-over-workers-burns-in-molten-metal-fire/#comments Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:00:32 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/tata-sentenced-over-workers-burns-in-molten-metal-fire/5872 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/16/tata-sentenced-over-workers-burns-in-molten-metal-fire/feed/ 0 Engineering firm in court over worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/engineering-firm-in-court-over-workers-fall-2/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/engineering-firm-in-court-over-workers-fall-2/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:00:44 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=47645 A leading engineering company has been fined for safety failings after a worker fell from scaffolding and suffered serious injuries.

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Lake District council prosecuted over bin lorry deaths http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/5863/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/5863/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:30:49 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/5863/5863 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/lake-district-council-prosecuted-over-bin-lorry-deaths/feed/ 0 Pontypridd printing firm fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/pontypridd-printing-firm-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/pontypridd-printing-firm-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 15:30:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/pontypridd-printing-firm-fined-for-safety-failings/5861 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/pontypridd-printing-firm-fined-for-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Building firm sentenced after worker’s friend suffers devastating injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/building-firm-sentenced-after-workers-friend-suffers-devastating-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/building-firm-sentenced-after-workers-friend-suffers-devastating-injuries/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 15:00:27 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/building-firm-sentenced-after-workers-friend-suffers-devastating-injuries/5858 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/building-firm-sentenced-after-workers-friend-suffers-devastating-injuries/feed/ 0 Flight simulator firm in court over unsafe machines http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/flight-simulator-firm-in-court-over-unsafe-machines/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/flight-simulator-firm-in-court-over-unsafe-machines/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:30:57 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/flight-simulator-firm-in-court-over-unsafe-machines/5854 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/flight-simulator-firm-in-court-over-unsafe-machines/feed/ 0 Insulation firm fined £500,000 over pensioner’s carbon monoxide death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/insulation-firm-fined-500000-over-pensioners-carbon-monoxide-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/insulation-firm-fined-500000-over-pensioners-carbon-monoxide-death/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:30:14 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/insulation-firm-fined-500000-over-pensioners-carbon-monoxide-death/5851 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/insulation-firm-fined-500000-over-pensioners-carbon-monoxide-death/feed/ 0 Newquay tenants put at risk of gas poisoning by landlord http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/newquay-tenants-put-at-risk-of-gas-poisoning-by-landlord/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/newquay-tenants-put-at-risk-of-gas-poisoning-by-landlord/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:30:29 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/newquay-tenants-put-at-risk-of-gas-poisoning-by-landlord/5849 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/newquay-tenants-put-at-risk-of-gas-poisoning-by-landlord/feed/ 0 Quarry operator sentenced after worker died in dumper truck fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-operator-sentenced-after-worker-died-in-dumper-truck-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-operator-sentenced-after-worker-died-in-dumper-truck-fall/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:30:47 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/quarry-operator-sentenced-after-worker-died-in-dumper-truck-fall/5843 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/13/quarry-operator-sentenced-after-worker-died-in-dumper-truck-fall/feed/ 0 Farm director gets fine after dangerous work at height http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/farm-director-gets-fine-after-dangerous-work-at-height/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/farm-director-gets-fine-after-dangerous-work-at-height/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:00:44 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/farm-director-gets-fine-after-dangerous-work-at-height/5839 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/12/farm-director-gets-fine-after-dangerous-work-at-height/feed/ 0 Steel company in court after worker pulled into rotating rollers http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-rotating-rollers/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/steel-company-in-court-after-worker-pulled-into-rotating-rollers/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:00:56 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=47625 A Black Country steel processing company has been fined after an employee suffered a catalogue of injuries when he was pulled into a set of rotating rollers.

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Contractor fined for workman’s death on sewerage pipe scheme http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/contractor-fined-for-workmans-death-on-sewerage-pipe-scheme/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/contractor-fined-for-workmans-death-on-sewerage-pipe-scheme/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 14:00:07 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/contractor-fined-for-workmans-death-on-sewerage-pipe-scheme/5835 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/02/12/contractor-fined-for-workmans-death-on-sewerage-pipe-scheme/feed/ 0