HSE International

#DontGoofOnTheRoof – School’s out, but don’t take “Summer break” literally!

VPS Site Security launches #DontGoofOnTheRoof social media campaign to warn of the risks for children playing on derelict buildings or empty construction sites this summer…

National Farm Safety Week – HSE Chair Martin Temple encourages the agricultural sector to #HelpGBWorkWell

National Farm Safety Week (24–28 July) comes just after the release of HSE’s annual fatality statistics. The year’s figures highlight a poor record…

Gillian Rutter elected as first female chair of tower industry body PASMA

Gillian Rutter is a keen advocate of encouraging more women into the access industry. Gillian was one of the first women to successfully complete PASMA’s industry standard ‘Towers for Users’ training course, aged just 17…

1 man dies and 2 others injured in Cardiff church collapse

A man has died and two others injured after being trapped in rubble when a church collapsed near a railway line in, Splott, Cardiff. South Wales Fire and Rescue Service workers are trying to recover the body…

Rock Fall – Family Footwear Firm Step Up Again to Win National Award

After achieving 3 awards at the International Professional Clothing Awards, safety footwear manufacturer Rock Fall succeeds once again, winning at the NFBAs

New tougher test for fork lift operators comes into force

From the 1st September, anyone training as a fork lift truck operator will find the test considerably tougher than ever before. The Accrediting Bodies …

Host of top industry bodies back Fire & Security Association Awards

A series of leading bodies from across the fire, emergency and security sector are now supporting this year’s FSA Awards, currently open to nominations …

Experts say increasing penalties for health and safety offences continue with new manslaughter sentencing guidelines

The manslaughter sentencing guidelines are set to contribute to the growing trend of stronger penalties for health and safety offences in the workplace…

West Coast Corrugated in court after reversing fork lift truck struck worker

West Coast Corrugated Ltd failed to consider the risk created by vehicles and pedestrians operating in the same area. The company pleaded guilty to breach..

Grenfell Tower Fire: Safety organisations will meet with Government to discuss fire regulations

Leading safety bodies will meet ministers for talks on UK building and fire regulations in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster. RoSPA, IOSH and …