A founder and sole director of a Midlands company has been handed a 10-month custodial sentence for the sale of a plant protection product and a paint stripper which contained banned substances.
The facilities management arm of support services and construction group Interserve has been sentenced after its failure to maintain emergency power systems at a UK government-owned laboratory could have exposed workers to hazardous biological agents during the loss of primary electricity supply.
A waste treatment company has been fined £100,000 after its lack of procedures for hazardous waste disposal meant workers were processing pressurised aerosol spray cans in a shredder meant for plastics.
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When domestic accidents are a major contributor to sick leave, shouldn’t OSH practitioners do more to promote home safety?
An essential element of managing high-hazard installations is process safety, but can it be applied usefully to smaller systems?
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