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Severed Thumb Injury at Work Could Have Been Avoided

Machinery caused one employee of Synery Health to lose part of his thumb during an accident that occurred in November 2011. The worker was operating a dry wipe machine when…

The HSE Want Your Opinion on Proposed Changes to the First Aid Regulations

The Health and Safety Executive are asking for views on the proposed changes to first aid training that is offered in the UK. The Consultative Document wants to see how…

Reporting Accidents at Work

The law for reporting accidents and incidents and keeping adequate records is known as the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations, or RIDDOR for short.  Under this law…

Changes to the Health and Safety Guidelines for Schools

The Coalition has managed to reduce the number of guidelines that are issued to schools by a staggering 95%.  The number of pages in the health and safety guidelines has…

Working On Your Own – Health and Safety for Lone Workers

Working Alone Safety   Lone working is fully legal and there are no restrictions in place by the Health and Safety Executive claiming no one is allowed to work without…

Gas Engineer Gave False Credentials

CORGI Registered Claim Falsified A gas man has been prosecuted after it was discovered work carried out on a gas boiler was done so under false pretences.  Jeffrey Malsen from…

Camera Highlights Safety Failings of Construction Worker

The Importance of using Safety Equipment The owner of a roofing company based in Suffolk was caught red handing putting lives at risk.  He was filmed operating a disc cutter…

Rotating Saw Cuts off Factory Workers Fingers

Factories must maintain very high levels of health and safety in order to manage the risks involved in the industry effectively.  One of the cases in the news this week…

Worker Trapped at Leisure Park

Drainage work trench collapse An employee at the Dawlish holiday Park, Lady’s Mile Farm, suffered terrible injuries when he became trapped while working in a trench. Grzezgorz Waluszowski had been…

Fines for Employees after Worker Killed at Work

M and M Contracting Ltd, a company that specialised in producing doors and windows were discovered to have many safety failings after the death of one of their workers in…

Cameraman Injuries Result in Fine for Film Company

A cameraman was injured whilst filming scenes for a new movie. The fall which was more than three meters to the floor has resulted in the production company in charge…

Clampdown on Construction Sites in the West Midlands

Construction Safety Spot Checks Throughout the whole of the West Midlands the Health and Safety Executive are clamping down on construction sites. The aim is to reduce the amount of…

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