Theme park closed after air ambulance called to ‘serious’ incident

Oakwood Theme Park was closed on Sunday after a reported incident on a rollercoaster. (Getty) A theme park was closed on Sunday after an incident …

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Salus- Winter Safety Edition

Deadline: 25th November Published: 1st December In December we will be publishing a special edition of our Salus e-magazine focusing on winter safety. Our digital …


Worker Died After Falling into a Hot Water Tank at an Industrial Cleaning Company

A catering equipment cleaning company has been fined £200,000 after a worker died after falling into a tank of hot water. On 8th January 2018 …

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Everything You Need From a Lone Worker Safety App

The evolution of workplace safety over the past decade has been significantly influenced by the continuous automation of traditionally manual procedures. Modern, smart technology often …



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Newry Construction Contractor Fined Following Fatal Fall from Height in Camlough

A self-employed construction worker has pleaded guilty to one health and safety offence and fined £2500 after the death of a 57 year old man …


Calling all EHS Professionals, fancy winning a brand new iPad?

Protex AI are looking for EHS professionals from across the globe, under various titles to complete a 5-minute survey on ‘Perceptions of AI amongst EHS …

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Simplicity, speed and confidence: the way forward for temporary horizontal lifelines from MSA Safety

How can construction and maintenance workers be sure that their temporary horizontal lifeline will save them in the event of a fall from height? And …

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Safety of Turkish mines questioned after blast kills 41

General view shows Amasra coal mine in the northern Bartin province© Reuters/CAGLA GURDOGAN ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s main opposition party and an engineering industry body questioned …


Two Spanish tourists killed in air balloon accident in Turkey’s Cappadocia

Two Spanish tourists killed in air balloon accident in Turkey’s Cappadocia Two Spanish tourists were killed and three injured this morning when the hot air …


Company Fined £440,000 after Security Guard Seriously Injured

A meat production company has been fined £440,000 after a security guard at an abattoir was seriously injured by a vehicle passing through the site …


£400k fine for Bernard Matthews after health and safety breaches left worker paralysed

Bernard Matthews Food Ltd has been fined £400,000 following two separate incidents where employees were seriously injured. Colin Frewin was left permanently paralysed and spent …