Archived News from 2016

Regulatory

September

Annual workplace fatality statistics published

01/09/16

Provisional annual data for work-related fatal accidents in the workplace has been released this month. The long term trend has seen the rate of fatalities more than halve over the last 20 years. However, provisional figures indicate that 144 people were killed while at work in 2015/2016 - up from…

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January

Fatal Accident Inquiry: Glasgow bin lorry crash

28/01/16

The inquiry into the death of six people who died when a bin lorry mounted a pavement in Glasgow city centre and collided with a number of pedestrians after the driver fainted at the wheel, has found that there were reasonable precautions which could have been taken whereby the accident might have been…

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Regulatory

NEWS AND ARTICLES

The HSE are on a roll!

Following the introduction of the new Health and Safety Sentencing Guidelines, the HSE has handed out another…

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