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Waste management and recycling company fined after worker injured

Monday, September 24, 2018

A waste management and recycling company was sentenced after an employee sustained serious injuries to his foot while adjusting a waste shredding machine.

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Construction company fined after undertaking unlicensed asbestos work

Monday, September 24, 2018

A Bristol-based construction company has today been sentenced for carrying out unlicensed asbestos work.

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Become a #DustBuster and show your support for our health campaign

Monday, September 24, 2018

Our inspectors will be visiting construction sites across Great Britain to see if businesses have measures in place to protect their workers’ lungs from the likes of asbestos, silica and wood dust. We will specifically be looking for evidence of construction workers knowing the risk, planning their work and using the right controls.

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Company fined after worker suffers life-changing injury

Friday, September 21, 2018

Timberline DIY Limited has today been sentenced after an employee injured three of his fingers while cleaning a band re-saw.

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Company fined after worker falls through fragile floor

Friday, September 21, 2018

A Colchester-based company has been fined after an employee fell through fragile ceiling tiles.

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South Yorkshire skip hire company fined

Friday, September 21, 2018

Skip hire and waste processing company, J Edwards Waste Management Ltd was sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker was injured trying to clear a blockage in a trommel drum.

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South Yorkshire skip hire company fined

Friday, September 21, 2018

Skip hire and waste processing company, J Edwards Waste Management Ltd was sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker was injured trying to clear a blockage in a trommel drum.

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Construction company fined after failing to prevent exposure to carbon monoxide

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Willmott Partnership Homes Ltd has today been fined after exposing members of the public to carbon monoxide fumes.

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Devon based welding engineer sentenced after serious injury to worker

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

An agricultural engineer from Totnes in Devon has been sentenced after a worker sustained serious, life changing injuries after falling through a mezzanine floor whilst it was under construction.

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Yorkshire Water Services Ltd sentenced after worker killed

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Yorkshire Water Services Ltd has been sentenced today after a fitter suffered fatal burns when his clothing was ignited by sparks.

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Construction companies fined after worker injured

Monday, September 17, 2018

Two construction companies have been fined after a worker’s foot was trapped in a rotating screw. 

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Cambridge busway fatality: HSE investigating

Monday, September 17, 2018

The Health and Safety Executive is investigating a fatal collision at a busway in Cambridge.

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Company fined after worker suffers fractured spine

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

A construction company has been sentenced after a worker was injured while demolishing a farm building.

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Logistics company fined after death of worker

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A Dudley-based logistics company has been fined after a worker died when he was trapped between a trailer and his vehicle.

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Capita announced as preferred bidder for Gas Safe services

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Capita Plc will continue to operate the official register of engineers licensed to undertake gas work on behalf of The Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

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Car wash company fined for insurance breach

Friday, September 7, 2018

A car wash company has been fined for not having employers’ liability insurance.

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Company fined for insurance breach

Friday, September 7, 2018

A company that carries out maintenance and repair of motor vehicles has been fined for not having employers’ liability insurance.

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Charity fined after injuries to member of the public

Thursday, September 6, 2018

A charity has been fined after a member of the public lost her leg when she became trapped under a lorry carrying a fairground ride.

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HSE appoints experts in gig economy and mental health to Workplace Health Expert Committee

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appointed two new experts to its independent Workplace Health Expert Committee (WHEC).

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Tata Steel fined after worker fell into open pit

Monday, September 3, 2018

A steel company has today been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker fell into an open pit.

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