Worker’s death leads to fines

Two companies have been fined after a man was killed when he drove a specialist machine into an unprotected pit in a factory floor. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Busting the health and safety myths

There is no shortage of stories about ridiculous decisions taken, wrongly, in the name of health and safety. HSE have pulled together its responses to some of those decisions – through rebuttals in the media, cases examined by the Myth Busters Challenge Panel and tweets from @H_S_E. http://news.hse.gov.uk/