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The Risks of Occupational Illnesses

Annual Health and Safety Statistics The HSE released their annual health and safety statistics back at the end of October. The figures were promising as they showed that there was…

Television Star Anna Ryder Richardson Devastated by Fine After Child Injured at Wildlife Park

Anna Ryder Richardson has come to her defence after her wildlife park was fined £70,000 for breaching health and safety laws. The TV star runs the Wildlife Park with Colin…

Maintenance worker was exposed to poisonous gas at soft-drinks plant

A contractor, while doing servicing to equipment at a factory that manufactures soft-drinks internationally, was exposed to a deadly gas-ozone gas. Loughborough Magistrates’ Court heard that Cott Beverages Ltd contracted…

A Garden centre is charged with corporate manslaughter

Norfolk garden nursery has been charged with corporate manslaughter by the Crown Prosecution Service in relation to an employee who died two years ago. On 15th July 2010 Mr. Grzegorz…

Health and Safety Rights for Workers Being Reduced Under New Proposals

The rights workers have regarding their personal health and safety at work are due to be scaled down according to a report in The Independent on 3rd November 2012. Under…

Caustic Soda Burn Results in Fine for Aerospace Firm

An Essex worker was injured while working at an aerospace company in November 2011. The 39 year old man, who has asked not to be named, was cleaning out a…

Factory and safety consultant slapped with a fine for machine guarding failures

A Health and safety consultant working for a company based in Hampshire and his company have been prosecuted after fingers of two workers were severed inside a machine in separate…

Seven-Metre Fall Could Have Been Prevented

A contractor fell seven feet while working in Colchester in November 2011. The case was heard in court this week as the company was prosecuted by the Health and Safety…

Concerns Raised Over Lack of Health and Safety Inspectors in the HSE

The Mirror released an article on 2nd October, 2012 asking the question ‘Will work be the Death of You? According to the report workers have been put at increased risk…

Fines for Wimbledon Firm after Irresponsible Demolition Work

The public and workers were put at risk due to the activity of a construction firm in Wimbledon. AA Construction were found to be dropping materials and littering the site…

Are You Self-Employed? It’s Time to Have Your Say

The Health and Safety Executive are giving the self-employed an opportunity to voice their thoughts and concerns over health and safety laws.  The consultation was decided upon after proposals were…

Director failed to say publicly the health and safety convictions

A business involved in plant and demolition has had its HGV license suspended because of the director’s failure to disclose health and safety convictions to the Traffic Commissioner. In May…