Archive for November, 2015

New sentencing guidelines introduced for corporate manslaughter, health and safety and food safety

New sentencing guidelines published on 3 November aim to ensure a consistent, fair and proportionate approach to sentencing organisations or individua... (more)


Sheffield metals firm fined £160K plus £72K costs after worker killed by suspended load

A company who specialise in metal and alloy products has been fined after a worker was killed when he was struck by a load on a moving crane. Sheffiel... (more)


CRS win the Training Initiative Award at the Builder and Engineer Awards 2015

Last night saw the Builder and Engineer Awards 2015, held at The Point in Manchester where over 16  Industry awards were to be presented. The eve... (more)


Health & Safety Manager wins Resettlement Award

Lee Burden – Health & Safety Manager for Abellio Greater Anglia Rail was delighted to finally collect his Resettlement Award yesterday (17th... (more)


Contractor in court for putting workers lives at risk with poor site safety

A Manchester building contractor has been fined after unsafe excavations at a care home site put workers and members of the public at risk. Brierst... (more)


West Midlands plastics company fined £9K after worker’s amputation

A plastics company who engineer nylon products has been sentenced after an employee had his finger amputated as a result of an incident with a circula... (more)


Rotherham steelworker left scarred for life; Tata fined £180K

International steel giant Tata has been fined £180,000 after pleading guilty to safety breaches after an employee narrowly escaped death when he was ... (more)


CSCS Card Holders To Resit Tests

More than 6,000 skills card holders have been ordered to re-sit their health and safety tests by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), it h... (more)

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CRS pick up an award at the Nationwide Resettlement Awards 2015 – Hotel Football, Manchester

Ros Stacey CRS UK Sales Director attended the inaugural Nationwide Resettlement Awards held in Manchester last night (4th November). The Nationwid... (more)


Health and safety statistics 2014/15

The  latest statistics on work-related health and safety in Great Britain and includes the following key annual figures (2014/15):     1.2 mi... (more)