News & Updates

Are you cleaning properly?!

Often overlooked in our health and safety procedures these key services support our business. You may contract out or employ directly but have you risk assessed? Often when contracted out the cleaners descend on our work place out of hours so there is minimal disruption to your employees during the day… it can be a […]

Mandatory Vaccination for Social Care Workers from 1st April 2022

Legislation has been reviewed and passed for workers who have face-to-face contact with patients and/or service users and who are deployed as part of CQC regulated activity to also be fully vaccinated effective from 1st of April 2022. This guidance affects companies that provide Domiciliary Care, extra-care housing and supportive living.  From 6th of January 2022, the […]

Gas engineering company fined for unsafe LPG installation work

A gas engineering company has been fined after undertaking Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) installation work at a food factory near Spalding that was later condemned as being unsafe. Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard how Glen Farrow UK Ltd undertook the installation of a liquid LPG bottle filling system at the food preparation company during January and […]

Company fined after employee injures finger in saw incident

An export services company has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries when his finger came into contact with a saw blade. Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court heard how, the employee’s left index finger was partially severed when it came into contact with the unguarded part of the radial arm saw blade, he was using to […]

Construction company and director sentenced for multiple safety failings

An Irvine-based construction company and its director have been sentenced after multiple health and safety failings, giving rise to significant risk, were found on a house build site in Irvine. Kilmarnock Sheriff Court heard how three inspections by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) took place at the construction site at Eglington Park in Irvine […]