HSE International

Vertellus fined after uncontrolled chemical fire involving Vitride

In May 2014, the large fire at a Vertellus premises involved large quantities of dangerous substances including Vitride, and was declared a major incident..

Firetrace Automatic Fire Suppression System saves university chemistry building

Find out how an Automatic Fire Suppression system from Firetrace saved a fume cabinet and surroundings in the Chemistry building at Oxford University…

Cardiac Science – At the Heart of Saving Lives®

HSE International hears how Cardiac Science extends lives by providing the public, workplace and healthcare professionals with life-saving defibrillators…

Wallace Roofing and Building fined after worker buried alive in Trench collapse

The trench was being dug at a house renovation in Falkland. When it collapsed, the worker was buried and suffered a broken shoulder, punctured lungs and fractured ribs…

Drayton Manor Splash Canyon ride: Evha Jannath named as girl who died

Evha Jannath died after falling out of a circular boat on the Splash Canyon attraction during a school trip to Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire…

Hague Construction fined after death of worker Daniel Yeowell

Daniel Yeowell had been installing drainage boxes at Langley Green Primary School when he was struck by a concrete drainage cover. He suffered severe head injuries…

Essar Oil fined £1.65m after explosion at Stanlow refinery, Ellesmere Port

The blast took place in the early hours of November 14, 2013, causing damage totalling more than £20m. Essar Oil failed to take necessary measures to…

Call for action on windfarm safety after two deaths in Scotland

In Scotland, a 37 year old Portuguese worker and a 32 year old Spanish worker have died within two weeks of each other in separate windfarm incidents…

VIDEO: Mini documentary on the need for qualified fire alarm technicians

Is a qualification in fire detection and alarm systems needed? This mini documentary from the FIA explores views from across the industry…

Estate agents fined after house hunter fell 30ft down a well

During an open house viewing in April 2016, Lucy Driver stepped onto a wooden board covering the well. The board collapsed and she fell 30ft down the well…