Unregistered gas fitter’s work put people at risk

A Wrexham-based gas fitter has been sentenced after installing and illegally servicing equipment which could have resulted in harm to the tenants and landlord of a Wrexham property. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Lung diseases: Susceptible trades and industries – Quarries

Crystalline silica is one of the commonest minerals in the earths crust. When crushed during quarrying activities, materials containing silica create respirable crystalline silica (RCS) dust associated with the respiratory disease silicosis. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Electric Shock: poster – First aid procedures

This poster gives basic advice on first-aid procedures if someone has an electric shock at work. This poster is not a substitute for effective first-aid training. http://news.hse.gov.uk/