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The HSE has released its annual figures for work-related fatal injuries for 2018/19 The provisional annual data for work-related fatal injuries revealed that 147 workers were fatally injured between April 2018 and March 2019. The statistic..
Fine after woman fatally crushed by roller shutter door An electrical company has been fined after a woman was fatally crushed by a roller shutter door. On 14 August 2016 Heidi Chalkley pressed the button to open the roller-shutter door at Ruth..
Fine after 12-year-old fell from ladder at unsecured site Contractor Westdale Services Limited has been fined £160,000 after a 12-year-old boy slipped off a scaffold ladder on an inadequately guarded site. On 6 May 2017, two boys were abl..
March 2019 Newsletter and Legal update
Welcome to the March 2019 newsletter and legal update This issue at a glance: SMSE "new website - it's here" DSE Assessment ..
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Watch SMS Europe Managing Director Philip Marsden appearing on the BBC Look North to discuss the risks of occupational noise in agriculture. ..
Latest Newsletter 2017
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December 2016 Newsletter
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October 2016 Newsletter
Sedentary Work Since 1974 there have been major changes in the UK workforce, 3 million manufacturing jobs have disappeared while the service sector has grown from under two thirds to over three quarters of UK employment. Whilst the number..
August 2016 Newsletter
HSE Decisions Company fined £100,000 after an agency worker was injured when he fell two metres from a ladder. Scarborough Magistrates’ Court heard how an agency worker employed with Pauls Malt Limited at their West Knapton malting ..