The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have published updated guidance for employers coping with the COVID-19 outbreak. The guidance includes social distancing in work and DSE management for temporary home-workers. Read More »
Daily updates on what employers should do to protect the health and safety of their employees and the general public are being issued by the Prime Minister and his advisers. Read on to see the key links on the latest government advice. Read More »
The director of a waste transfer company was found guilty of safety offences, received a suspended jail sentence and was banned from being a company director after knowingly exposing employees to serious unsafe working conditions.
A further reminder of the dangers of fragile surfaces on roofs – a solar panel company has been fined after a worker fell through a skylight during the installation of solar panels on a farm workshop in East Sussex.
A car and commercial vehicle component manufacturer has been fined after two employees suffered burns whilst cleaning a distillation tank. Read More »
An electric gate company has been fined after a six-year-old boy was fatally crushed whilst playing on a sliding gate installed by the company.