A road safety charity has warned that reckless use of sat-navs could increase the risk of having an accident on the road.
One of the country’s leading manufacturers has admitted breaking health and safety laws, after a worker suffered life-threatening injuries.
The largest local authority in the country has been fined after a refuse worker suffered leg injuries when he was trapped against a van by a reversing bin lorry.
A Shropshire laundry company appeared in court after a teenage worker became trapped in machinery, suffering serious spinal and leg injuries.
Shoppers in one of London’s most popular retail districts were crushed under a hoarding that had been erected less than 24 hours earlier, a court was told last week.
A Welsh scaffolding company has been fined for failing to take steps to ensure that workers were not in danger when working at height.
An investigation has revealed that workers on two out of five building sites are not receiving adequate protection. The Health and Safety Executive carried out a month-long inspection on construction sites around the country and found that a worrying number … Continue reading
A tree surgeon has been fined £10,000 after he fell from a ladder while clutching a chainsaw, causing serious injuries to a colleague below.
A young mum who was scarred for life after being mauled by a friend’s dog has said she will sue the owner for thousands of pounds.
A County Durham firm has been fined £7.500 after a worker was struck by a jet of hot molten plastic, suffering serious burns to his face, hand and arm.