Archive for February, 2015

Thomas Appleby congratulations you are our Delegate of the Month

Well done to Thomas Appleby who has been chosen as our Delegate of the Month for March. Thomas  was one of 12 delegates who attended our NEBOSH C... (more)

Britain’s beetles: One species lost every decade

Latest research reveals many of our leaf beetles and stoneflies are on a ‘red list’ of species that are under threat of local extinction. CRS... (more)

Contractor fined for workman’s death on sewerage pipe scheme

A company has been fined after a workman was killed by a piece of flying timber which struck him on the head while laying sewerage pipes in Swindon. ... (more)

Company fined £220,000 for river pollution

The Environment Agency took Thames Water to court over the incident on the River Blackwater, a tributary of the River Loddon, on 7 September 2012. Th... (more)

Care home owner fined £100K after resident died from serious burns

The owner of a Leicester care home has been fined £100,000 after a vulnerable 85-year-old resident died from serious burns. Walter Powley was admitte... (more)

Rutland furniture company fined £20K over worker’s hand injuries

A Rutland company which manufactures children’s bedroom furniture has been fined after a machine operator suffered serious hand injuries in a makesh... (more)

Football legend Stuart Pearce fears risk of deadly asbestos – get free app here

Former England football star Stuart Pearce is blowing the whistle on asbestos after revealing he could have breathed in the deadly dust while working ... (more)

Suffolk offshore company fined £100K after worker plunged 23 meters to death

An offshore services company has been fined for serious safety failings following an incident in which a worker died after plunging 23 metres from a p... (more)

Cheshire construction firm fined £10K

A house building firm has been sentenced after a joiner suffered serious injuries when he fell five metres from the second floor of a new development ... (more)

Three firms fined £176K after worker’s death installing solar panels

A renewable technology company and two sub-contractors have been fined for safety failings after a worker was killed when he fell seven metres from a ... (more)