Author: Ralph-E-King

Advisor on Health and Safety matters that has managed to retain his sense of humour despite the intransigence of workers who fail to understand the rules are there for one reason only - to protect them from harm. IOSH Tech, CSCS and NEBOSH Construction qualified.
Latets RIDDOR Fatality Statistics 2017-2108

Latets RIDDOR Fatality Statistics 2017-2108

HSE Fatality Stats for 2017-18

Disguised compliance: The need for management intervention

Disguised compliance: The need for management intervention...

Senior management should never assume that the safe working methods they put in...

Three construction companies find a total of £526,499 after worker falls through fragile roof

Three construction companies find a total of £526,499 after...

Portsmouth Crown Court heard how, on 17th December 2015, an employee of a Weymouth...

Swindon-based civil engineering and groundwork’s contractor fined £200,000 after worker killed by dumper

Swindon-based civil engineering and groundwork’s contractor...

Cheltenham Magistrates’ Court heard how the contractor’s employee drove a forward-tipping...

Domestic Refurbishment contractors fined for unlicensed removal of asbestos pipe lagging

Domestic Refurbishment contractors fined for unlicensed...

Teesside Magistrates Court fined two contractors £1,268 and awarded costs against...

Company fined after worker injured by dumper

Company fined after worker injured by dumper

Breach of Section 2 (1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

A home improvements company fined after a worker fell from a garage roof

A home improvements company fined after a worker fell from...

Breach of Section 4(1) of the Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)

What more can I do?

What more can I do?

What management must do to win worker co-operation with health and safety compliance...

HSE announces research shows traditional manual handling training is proving ineffective

HSE announces research shows traditional manual handling...

The HSE have recently published a report stating research has shown that general...