Deep lacerations from a Band Saw

A butchers has been fined after a worker suffered deep lacerations to one of his hands when working. The worker was cutting beef bones on a band saw at the time of the accident when he suffered deep lacerations to his left hand. The supplied safety devices on the band saw were not in use…

Working at Height and Ladders

Checking ladders regularly is a task that no one likes to do, and from personal experience I know that most of my clients roll their eyes when I ask to see their ladder register during an audit.  But one company who will be checking ladders regularly is Volvo. A stepladder fall cost Volvo £900,000. The…