Workers’ injuries lead to fines for two Derbyshire companies

Two companies have been fined following separate incidents at a Derbyshire lead smelting works. The first happened on 19 August 2009 when an employee suffered severe burns following an explosion at the site. The second incident happened on 7 May 2010 when an employee of Key Engineering (Chesterfield) Ltd was investigating a fault on an […]

Nuclear LLC/SSG Q4 report – Harwell

Quarterly Local Liaison Committee (LLC) / Site Stakeholder Group (SSG) report for the period 1 October to 31 December 2011 (Q4) for Harwell, now available. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

CD239 – Proposals to remove fourteen legislative measures

This consultative document seeks views on the Health and Safety Executive’s proposals to remove fourteen legislative measures (one Act, twelve Regulations and one Order and with a related provision in the Factories Act 1961) and to withdraw approval for an associated Approved Code of Practice. http://news.hse.gov.uk/