HSE International

Home and Away – Brits getting sunburnt in the UK and abroad

In the last year, over 35% of Brits have been sunburnt while in the UK, according to a survey carried out by the British Association of Dermatologists…

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…

#3500LIVES: Celebrities back global road safety campaign

Pharrell Williams and Rafael Nadal are among the celebrities and sports stars who feature in #3500LIVES – the ‘first worldwide outdoor road safety advertising campaign’…

Fairground prosecuted after girl, 8, had her ear ripped off when a ride flipped over

The girl was riding in a chain of boat-style carriages that was being towed around a bend. Her ear was ripped off when the carriage overturned, dragging…

Tinnitus Awareness Week: 6-12 February 2017

This year’s activity will be based around the campaign ‘Together for Tinnitus’, to increase visibility, generate discussion and raise awareness about Tinnitus…

Fairground death leads to prosecution for amusement company

Michael O’Brien, 45, of Shoreham-by-Sea, was killed on 27 April 2011 whilst setting up of a fun fair run by Stevens Amusements Ltd at Bassetts Park…

Company fined £30,000 over Fisherman’s Friends gig deaths

Trevor Grills, 54, a vocalist with the sea shanty group Fisherman’s Friend, and 44-year-old Paul McMullen suffered catastrophic injuries when a two-tonne stage door…

Keeping kids safe from firework and sparkler injuries

Whether you’re celebrating Bonfire Night or Diwali, RoSPA is encouraging people to share the Firework Code and sparkler safety advice to prevent burn injuries to young children…

Major motorcycle safety milestone reached

More than 400 types of motorcycle helmet have been tested as part of the innovative government safety scheme SHARP, designed to save lives…

British Tinnitus Association: Plug’em Campaign

Plug’em is a new tinnitus prevention campaign aimed at raising awareness in younger people about the need to wear earplugs at clubs, gigs and festivals…

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