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Amazon safety incidents: GMB Union demands inquiry following ‘600 injuries in the past 3 years’
 The GMB has said, in an article published on Monday, that it’s time for a Parliamentary inquiry into Amazon’s working conditions following reports of 600 serious injuries or near misses in the past three years. In a statement, which SHP has seen, Amazon says it has 40% fewer...
Property management firm fined after fire
 A resident who was unable to access an emergency escape route during a fire was found standing on a windowsill hanging from guttering and had to be rescued by firefighters.Management company Harper Stone Properties Ltd has been fined after pleading guilty to a series of fire safety failings...
‘A business can’t be successful if it’s unsafe’
 In the latest of its Safety Bytes videos, Irwin & Colton asks Zoe Hands, Operations Director at MerseyRail, how her skills and experience as a Health & Safety professional equipped her for the position of Operations Director.Merseyrail is a commuter rail network serving...
Food safety round-up: A customer nearly dies in food allergy case and Director fined for several f
 ‘You could have killed her’ said Magistrate in food allergy caseA pizza takeaway owner pleaded guilty to two charges relating to a customer allergy reaction, from eating a pizza.Jehangir Hussain owner of pizza restaurant, Royal Spice in North Staffordshire, pleaded guilty to charges...
Broken back leads to tower crane hire firm fine
 A tower crane hire company has been fined after a worker fell two metres when the podium steps he was working on toppled over.In November 2017, the worker was welding metal components while working at height on a set of podium steps which had been taken from another factory. The steps...
Unlicensed acupuncturist sentenced to 26-weeks imprisonment
 An unlicensed acupuncturist has been found guilty of causing serious injury to an 86-year-old pensioner.Ms Yao Weinx, also referred to as Lala, pleaded not guilty at Worthing Magistrates court on 27 January, to causing burns to a client.Horsham District Council’s investigation found that,...
HSE reacts to sentencing of man for threatening inspector
   A senior inspector at Britain’s workplace regulator has stressed that the organisation will not tolerate violence, aggression or abuse of its staff after a man was sentenced for a public order offence.A Health and Safety Executive (HSE) inspector was conducting an inspection...
HSE to carry out inspections following safety alert
  TwitterHSE is reminding employers that they must protect their workers’ health by controlling the risks from welding fume.The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) current programme of inspections will review health and safety standards across the country and businesses are...
Grenfell architect with no experience of high-rises appointed without Ojeu, inquiry hears
 Grenfell architect with no experience of high-rises appointed without Ojeu, inquiry hearsBy Elizabeth Hopkirk4 February 2020   from: https://www.bdonline.co.uk/news/grenfell-architect-with-no-experience-of-high-rises-appointed-without-ojeu-inquiry-hears/5104108.articleStudio...
UK Government advice on e-cigarette battery charging safety
 Take charge of battery safety when using e-cigarettesFollow safety advice from OPSS and our partners to take charge of e-cigarette battery safety. Published 17 February 2020From: Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and Office for Product Safety and Standards...

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