Firm fined after worker hit by forklift

A Lincolnshire farming company has been fined after a worker was hit by a forklift truck. Agency worker Algis Jevsejevas, 45, fractured his left leg in the incident at CW Dobbs and Son’s premises near Spalding on 21 October 2010. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Innovation in safety – small business award

Have you come up with an innovation to improve health and safety in a small business? Has the firm saved money because of it? If yes, then enter the IOSH/HSE Innovation in Safety – Small Business Award. The prize is £1,000 and a free two-day pass to the IOSH 2012 Conference and Exhibition, the largest […]

2011 Farmers Weekly Awards winner: Farming Champion

James Chapman, farm worker and chairman of the National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs, wins an award in recognition of his work in spreading potentially life saving safety messages across the faming community. http://news.hse.gov.uk/