HSE International

Pyeroy Ltd fined after MEWP incident leads to death of worker Keith Stevens

In October 2013, Pyeroy Ltd employee Keith Stevens was helping to dismantle temporary roofing at Devonport Naval Base using a MEWP…

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..

PASMA appoints Regional Representative for the Middle East

PASMA, the international not-for-profit authority for the mobile access tower industry, appoints Suresh Kumar as regional representative for the Middle East…

CFTS Thorough Examinations: the quality controlled process

Although more and more companies are adopting CFTS Thorough Examinations as their standard of choice, even Thorough Examinations need thorough examinations to guarantee confident compliance for truck users…

Thermal Engineering Ltd fined after worker Chris Davis injured his hand on metalworking lathe

Chris Davis, 63, was working at the Thermal Engineering Ltd site in Royson, when his hand became entangled in a manually operated metalworking lathe…

Suspended jail sentence after Ramsgate building collapses during demolition

The building at the High Street, Ramsgate, Kent was owned by Panther AL (VAT) Limited. Martin Elmes was contracted to undertake the demolition work…

Holt JCB fined after industrial digger wheel crushes worker’s feet

The man was working for Holt JCB Limited at a site on Port Talbot, when the JCB digger wheel, weighing more than 400kg, fell onto his feet. He suffered broken bones in both feet…

CASELLA: Getting Connected – Site Boundary Monitoring with Guardian2

Guardian2 – Now you can focus on getting the job done, without worrying whether levels of site noise and dust are too high. Find out more from Casella…

Penhill Farm owner fined after telehandler killed worker Jonathan Evans

Jonathan Evans, 43, was contracted to spread fertiliser on the farmer’s fields. He was struck by the reversing telehandler, which hadn’t been maintained…

Cardiff steel manufacturer fined after Koch Straightener crushes worker’s hand

In October 2015, the worker was removing leftover steel from a Koch Straightener when he trapped his hand between the rotating rollers inside the machine…