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£82,000 fine for freight co after worker crushed by 700 kg container

A freight transport company has been fined after a container weighing nearly 700 kg fell on a worker at a warehouse close to London Heathrow airport.

National Grid worker killed by new remote-controlled crane had not been trained

National Grid has been fined more than £330,000 after a worker was killed during a lifting operation.

BAM worker struck by expanded polystyrene block

Construction firm BAM Nuttall has been fined more than £800,000 after a worker was struck by a large expanded polystyrene (EPS) block.


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Mobile learning: On the small screen

Julian Roberts looks at the potential for mobile phones and tablets to deliver OSH training. 

Kevin Furniss, APM Terminals

The most senior OSH practitioner at shipping giant Maersk has strong views on the need to talk the language of business and to work themselves out of jobs. 

Liverpool Football Club: Goal getters

We talk to the Premier League club’s senior health and safety manager about CDM duties and procuring a bespoke health and safety management system to standardise its work.