Health And Safety News:

Workman electrocuted while carrying out school repairs in Kilwinning
…. Police Scotland confirmed there will be a joint investigation with the Health… and Safety Executive. The injured man is an electrician who worked for a contractor…


New Ferry explosion: Man pleads not guilty to charges
… not guilty to a health and safety charge. The count relates to failing to discharge… general health and safety duty to a person other than an employee. The court heard Mr…


Tamworth Legionnaires' disease cases 'may be linked'
… be passed from person to person. "As a precaution we are working with the Health… and Safety Executive and Tamworth Borough Council to identify and control any possible…


Safety fear Dumfries school has 1,200 'issues'
health and safety risks". It said it would seek reimbursement of the costs of moving…


MOT diesel test not performed in NI for 12 years
… in 2006 but were suspended 12 weeks later due to concerns about health and safety


Why three South African firefighters died from lack of water
… attitude to health and safety by elected officials. "If there was water in the building… with occupational health and safety standards, as opposed to the expected norm of 85…


No further action after Aberdeen school wall injury
… it found there was "insufficient evidence of a breach of health and safety law…


Weymouth boat crush death: No criminal charges brought
… at a boatyard, police and health and safety officials have said. Kevin Keeler, 56, suffered… for further investigation by the council under the Health and Safety at Work Act…


Worker dies after fall at new Aberdeen exhibition centre
… and colleagues at this very difficult time. "The health and safety of all our employees… police and Health and Safety Executive investigation into the incident…: "Our inquiries are continuing, with officers working alongside the Health


Yorkshire Water fined £733k over Mick Jennings fire death
… at the Tadcaster sewage works in July 2015. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found… to breaching Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. The HSE investigation…