March

11.03.2011

Council worker gets £60k HVAS compensation

Andrew Bowler, a landscape gardener who worked for Nottingham County Council, operated vibrating tools almost daily throughout his near 30-year career working for the organisation…

11.03.2011

Expert: Accident compensation cases could rise due to HSE budget cut

According to Neal Stone, director of policy and research at the British Safety Council (BSC), there is a risk that the government's decision to reduce the budget of the Health…

10.03.2011

Company to face burns and scarring damages claim?

Neil Kelly, a man of 52 years of age, could not work for more than two months following an accident at work in which a substance with a high content of sulphuric acid came into co…

10.03.2011

Bosses 'need to be more proactive with health and safety'

That is the view of Roger Bibbings, occupational safety adviser at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, who has said that there are still many aspects of an effectiv…

09.03.2011

Landlord to face damages claim for gas error?

It has been revealed that Michael J Smith, a housing leaser based in Yorkshire, failed to comply with health and safety requirements by not providing his tenant with the Landlord&…