HSE International

IOSH publishes annual UK food industry snapshot

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health has conducted its most in-depth study to-date into the health and safety performance of the UK’s food and drink industry…

BSIF Safety Awards 2017 Winners announced

The winners and finalists of the BSIF Product Innovation Award, Service Award and Safety Excellence Award were revealed at this year’s Health & Safety Event, held at the NEC in Birmingham…

Rock Fall launch New Foundry Boots – RF6000 Phoenix and RF7000 Vulcan

Derbyshire based Safety Footwear manufacturer Rock Fall have launched two new styles made to the EN ISO 20349:2010 standard…

Alexandra: High Quality Workwear

Alexandra provides modern, well designed, fit-for-purpose and easy-to-care for workwear solutions for a multitude of sectors. David Harmer, Head of Category management tells us more…

DFS fined £1m after worker suffers serious neck and head injuries

DFS Trading Ltd has been fined after worker was knocked unconscious and suffered serious injuries. In July 2015, the man was struck by an unsecured furniture arm…

Total Polyfilm Ltd fined after agency worker injures hand

Total Polyfilm were sentenced for safety breaches after a worker trapped his hand in machinery and broke the little finger on his right hand…

Steel firm prosecution: Worker’s leg amputated after being crushed by crane

In June 2015, Felix Trefas, a welder for F. Brazil Reinforcements Ltd, was resetting a faulty overhead crane when his left leg was crushed…

Warburtons fined £2m after worker breaks back falling from mixer

Andrew Sears was cleaning a mixing machine at height inside the Warburtons bakery. He lost his footing, fell nearly two metres and fractured his spine…

Jaguar Land Rover fined £900,000 after driver collision results in worker’s leg amputation

National car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover has been fined after a worker lost their leg following a car accident. Two other employees suffered injuries….

Tayto crisp and snack company fined for safety failings

Tayto, a Northamptonshire company who manufacture crisps and snacks, has been fined after an agency worker lost the tops of three fingers while working on the production line…

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