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Man, 23, rushed to hospital after being crushed between a lorry and container at an industrial park in Broxburn

Two special operations teams are currently attending the scene at the East Mains industrial estate where a worker is thought to have been trapped in machinery ONE man has been rushed to hospital after he was crushed between a…

Lancashire man poisoned after eating cherry seeds

  Matthew Creme started feeling ill after eating three cherry pips A man who suffered cyanide poisoning after eating cherry seeds has called for warnings to be put on packaging. Matthew…
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Crossrail worker death: Firms fined £1m for safety breaches

Image copyright: LEIGH DAYRene Tkáčik was a "hugely experienced" worker Companies working for Crossrail have been fined £1m for three sets of failures, one of which led to the death of a construction worker. Renè Tkáčik, 44, died when…
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Industry must tackle mental health of LGV drivers

The RTITB has called on the logistics the industry to take action to improve the mental health of LGV drivers, following figures from the Health & Safety Executive showing that half a million workers are suffering work-related stress,…
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Safe standing: Shrewsbury set to become first English club to install rail seats

SHREWSBURY have moved closer to becoming the first English Football League club to have a safe standing area at their ground GETTY Shrewsbury have put forward an application to have rail seats installed at their stadiumThe League…

Serious and widespread failures leave vulnerable young people at ‘significant risk’ at Dorchester children’s home

SERIOUS FAILINGS: Maumbury House Community Home in Dorchester Picture: FINNBARR WEBSTER Serious and widespread failures have left vulnerable young people at ‘significant risk’ at a Dorchester children’s home. Maumbury…
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Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust – attacked after teen died in its care – 'must to do more to protect patients

Connor Sparrowhawk, who died under the care of Southern Health in 2013 A HEALTHCARE trust criticised after Oxford teen Connor Sparrowhawk died in its care has been told more still needs to be done to protect patients. Southern…
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Grenfell Tower: Corporate manslaughter considered by police

Image copyright: PA Police investigating the Grenfell Tower fire say they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect that corporate manslaughter offences may have been committed. It means senior executives from the council and the tenant management…
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Maya Kantengule drowned in an accident, inquest finds

Image copyright: NORFOLK POLICEThe inquest heard Maya had used armbands during her weekly swimming lessons at school The parents of a girl who drowned at her best friend's birthday pool party have said over a year…
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Inquiry into Snowman Rally hears of risk assessment

Evidence is being taken on a fatal accident at 2013's Snowman Rally A risk assessment for a car rally where a spectator died focused more on the competitors' needs than the fans, a fatal accident (FAI) inquiry has heard. Neil…