HSE RSS feeds » Workplace transport http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:12:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Birmingham, 12 July 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:37:47 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57817 Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite.
This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 4 July 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:25:42 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57800 Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite.
This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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Company fined after wheel of industrial vehicle falls onto worker’s feet http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-fined-after-wheel-of-industrial-vehicle-falls-onto-workers-feet/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-fined-after-wheel-of-industrial-vehicle-falls-onto-workers-feet/#comments Thu, 01 Jun 2017 09:47:57 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/company-fined-after-wheel-of-industrial-vehicle-falls-onto-workers-feet/10823 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/06/01/company-fined-after-wheel-of-industrial-vehicle-falls-onto-workers-feet/feed/ 0 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 18 May 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:11:25 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57704 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Birmingham, 22 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---birmingham http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---birmingham#comments Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:28:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52921 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSE issues MOD with Crown Censure over driver death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-driver-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-driver-death/#comments Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:09:51 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-driver-death/10508 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/03/03/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-driver-death/feed/ 0 Container terminal in court after worker injured http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/container-terminal-in-court-after-worker-injured/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/container-terminal-in-court-after-worker-injured/#comments Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:30:28 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/container-terminal-in-court-after-worker-injured/10461 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/20/container-terminal-in-court-after-worker-injured/feed/ 0 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – London, 8 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:07:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52805 Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite. This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 22 February 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:42:01 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52735 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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RR1084 – Forklift truck reverse sensor systems assessment http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1084.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1084.htm#comments Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:13:26 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52701 This report describes work undertaken to assess the active sensor systems (ultrasonic and radar) commonly used to reduce the risk of collisions.

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Staffordshire Logistics Company fined over safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/staffordshire-logistics-company-fined-over-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/staffordshire-logistics-company-fined-over-safety-failings/#comments Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:01:20 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/staffordshire-logistics-company-fined-over-safety-failings/10274 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/14/staffordshire-logistics-company-fined-over-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Volvo sentenced for worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/volvo-sentenced-for-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/volvo-sentenced-for-worker-fall/#comments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:15:21 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/volvo-sentenced-for-worker-fall/10218 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/05/volvo-sentenced-for-worker-fall/feed/ 0 RR1078 – The use of vehicle structure in load securing on heavy goods vehicles http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1078.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1078.htm#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:33:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52492 This report assesses the legislation applicable to the transport of goods in the UK under both road traffic and health and safety at work legislation. It assesses the guidance available to operators and consignors and the methods of securing loads that are commonly-used at present.

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RR1079 – Access to and work on flatbed vehicles http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1079.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1079.htm#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:09:31 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52490 This report describes a multi-disciplinary, mixed-method approach to research on this topic, comprising both quantitative and qualitative analysis, undertaken to establish contributory factors to incidents and areas of concern when accessing or working on flatbed vehicles.

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Construction company fined after worker losses both legs http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-losses-both-legs/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-losses-both-legs/#comments Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:22:22 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-losses-both-legs/9718 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/10/07/construction-company-fined-after-worker-losses-both-legs/feed/ 0 Delivery firm fined after worker loses leg http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/delivery-firm-fined-after-worker-loses-leg/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/delivery-firm-fined-after-worker-loses-leg/#comments Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:00:54 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/delivery-firm-fined-after-worker-loses-leg/9673 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/09/23/delivery-firm-fined-after-worker-loses-leg/feed/ 0 Site and Transport Safety – HSL Buxton, 15 September 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:23:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52192 Course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSG246 – Safety in the storage and handling of steel and other metal stock (Second edition) http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg246.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg246.htm#comments Wed, 10 Aug 2016 10:02:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52127 This revised guidance is aimed at directors, owners, managers and supervisors and pays particular attention to the most common hazards, including (un)loading of delivery vehicles, storage systems, workplace transport, mechanical lifting and injuries from sharp edges.

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Company dismantling HGV fined for safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-dismantling-hgv-fined-for-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-dismantling-hgv-fined-for-safety-failings/#comments Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:34:42 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-dismantling-hgv-fined-for-safety-failings/9383 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/29/company-dismantling-hgv-fined-for-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Worker trapped by three tonne road roller http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-trapped-by-three-tonne-road-roller/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-trapped-by-three-tonne-road-roller/#comments Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:55:06 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-trapped-by-three-tonne-road-roller/9346 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/22/worker-trapped-by-three-tonne-road-roller/feed/ 0