British father, 52, dies falling off an inflatable sofa being towed by a speedboat on the final day of 'dream Greek holiday' as his partner looks on in horror

Simon Crewe was on a dream Greek holiday with his partner and brother The father of three was being towed on an inflatable sofa behind a speed boat Mr Crewe collapsed and died  on the final day of his dream island holiday  Mr Crewe's…

Bosses at Nelson firm set to face a judge after a worker had one of his feet blown off in an industrial accident

SCENE: The former J&R Gases factory in Nelson, where the blast is said to have occurred  BOSSES at an East Lancashire firm are set to face a judge after a worker had one of his feet blown off in an industrial accident. Health…

£700k fines follow Claxton deaths

Two companies have been fined a total of £700,000 and a director has received a suspended prison sentence following the fatal crushing of four workers at an excavation site in Norfolk more than six years ago. Above: The foundation…

Hefty fine for council after man cut fingers in lawnmower at school

Djanogly Strelley Academy Nottingham City Council has been hit with a hefty fine - after a worker cut his fingers in a lawnmower. A judge slapped fines amounting to £33,000 on the authority after the accident,…
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Dozens of sunburn victims were hospitalised last year – here's how to be safe in this week's heatwave

Wales has the highest rates of skin cancer in the UK Wales is set for a spell of glorious weather – but it comes with a warning. Temperatures are forecast to rise to an impressive 26°C in parts of the country…

RAIB calls for safety review after passenger died leaning out of carriage window

RAIB calls for safety review after passenger died leaning out of carriage window Network Rail and operators have been told to improve their safety standards and data sharing after a passenger was killed last year when they…

Eagle Farm construction deaths spark tough new building licensing laws in Queensland

PHOTO: Builder Claudio D'Alessandro was granted licences despite facing two manslaughter charges. (Facebook) The Queensland Government has introduced proposed laws to parliament that give the construction watchdog stronger powers…

Concerns about Norfolk construction site safety were raised the same day workers were crushed to death

Two companies have been fined more than £700,000 - but spared jail - after four men from Suffolk were crushed to death at work. Claxton Engineering Services and Encompass Project Management, as well as Encompass's director…

Firefighters who were desperate to help victims in the Manchester Arena bomb aftermath were not dispatched by bosses for 90 MINUTES amid ‘fears for their safety’

Firefighters were held back from helping victims of the Manchester Arena bomb Knew paramedics needed their assistance but bosses wouldn't let them leave 22 people were killed and 119 were injured following terror attack on Monday  …