According to thelandsite.co.uk, the construction industry recorded the highest number of deaths at work, reporting 30 fatalities during 2022.
From now until March 2023 the HSE will carry out more than 500 unannounced site inspections throughout the whole of Great Britain after an “unacceptable number of fatal injuries” in the waste and recycling sector.
A proximity alert system is also called a proximity warning system. It is a general term used for a system that alerts or warns individuals they are getting close to potentially dangerous equipment and machinery, such as loading shovels, excavators, forklift trucks, telehandlers, cranes, etc.
Three key health & safety trends for 2022
Thousands of Network Rail engineers are spending the festive period away from family and friends this year, working around the clock to maintain and improve 3,000 miles of track and signals in the South East region.
MyZone Worker Alert System has been awarded the 2021 Readers' Choice Award
Hard hats are a vital part of PPE and a proven means of saving lives in the workplace.
As Britain starts a new chapter outside the EU, Brexit has done little to disrupt rail freight, in comparison to the headaches on the highway. Britain's resilient rail freight industry, while much smaller than the road haulage sector, might play a key role in keeping vital, but stranded goods on the move.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) summary
2021 is going to be full of uncertainty and challenging for those in charge of employee safety and wellbeing.
The main industries where the majority of accidents and fatal injuries occur are in construction, transport & storage, manufacturing and agriculture.
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Championed by the Mental Health Foundation www.mentalhealth.org.uk, Mental Health Awareness Week (18th-24th May) struck a chord with millions of UK residents due to the ongoing challenges caused by coronavirus.