The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has informed Lightwater Valley Attractions Ltd that it will be prosecuted after a seven-year-old boy was ejected from a Twister ride at its theme park in North Stainley, Ripon on 30 May 2019.
Following the investigation by HSE, Lightwater Valley Attractions Ltd, of Sherborne, Dorset, will...Read More »
Oil refinery company, Phillips 66 Ltd was sentenced for safety breaches after two workers in North Lincolnshire suffered life-changing injuries from an uncontrolled release of high pressure and high temperature steam.
Grimsby Crown Court heard that on 30 October 2013, the two workers – one an employee of Phillips 66 Limited,...Read More »
A London-based relocation and refurbishment company has been fined after a worker was seriously injured when he fell from height.
Luton Crown Court heard that, on 5 September 2016, an engineer was testing a sprinkler system for leaks at a site in Hemel Hempstead. He climbed onto an internal roof and...Read More »
This year, International Workers’ Memorial Day (IWMD) feels more important than ever. It’s my first time commemorating the day both as HSE’s Chief Executive and personally, I can’t help but think on it in the context of these extraordinary times.
Before I...Read More »
Britain’s workplace regulator has assembled a team of specialists to assist the Government’s national effort to get personal protective equipment (PPE) to frontline health care workers fighting the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Supporting the Government’s PPE Plan, the Health and...Read More »