HSE International

Wrexham County Borough Council fined after worker suffers HAVS

Wrexham County Borough Council failed to address HAVS issues despite an audit in 2011 which identified a failure to assess vibration risks to employees …

Otto Simon – Award Winning Engineering Solutions

Chris Bridgland, Managing Director at Otto Simon Ltd discusses award winning engineering excellence in the coke/steel, industrial and process sectors …

Speedy Services – Intelligent Safety

Speedy is both the largest and safest hire company in the UK. HSE International interviews Steve Giblin CMIOSH, Group HSSEQ Director, to find out more …

The Clancy Group – Fleet Safety Champions

HSE International discusses fleet safety excellence and the RoSPA Awards with Colin Knight, Head of Fleet Safety & Compliance at The Clancy Group…

Olympic Varnish Company fined after employee suffered burns

The Olympic Varnish Company worker suffered burn injuries following a fire caused by use of highly flammable liquid to clean rollers on a coating machine …

Kirkbean farming firm prosecuted after boy, 8, loses part of his leg

The boy, 8, was sat on a all-terrain vehicle (ATV) on Airdie farm, Kirkbean. He fell from the ATV and was later found with injuries to his lower right leg ..

Alarm equipment manufacturer fined after worker suffers flash burns

The Pyronix Limited worker suffered flash burns when the flammable coating, used to provide humidity protection to Printed Circuit Boards, ignited …

Pleasurewood Hills Fireball ride reopens following health and safety inspections

Six rides in total were closed at UK theme parks. The machines were versions of the KMG Afterburner on which a man was killed and seven people injured …

Soft toy stuffing company sentenced after worker’s hand was amputated

The Stuffing Plant Ltd (TSP) of Whitelea Grove Industrial Estate, Mexborough, pleaded guilty to breaching Section 2 (1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 …

Crossrail joint venture fined £1m for safety breaches including death of worker, Renè Tkáčik

Renè Tkáčik died after being crushed by falling wet concrete on 7 March 2014. Terence ‘Ian’ Hughes and Alex Vizitiu were also injured within six days of …