29 Oct 2015
Workplace deaths have more than doubled in Northern Ireland for the 2014/15 year period, the Annual Report of the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) reveals.
27 Aug 2015
A fruit farm manager has been jailed for two and a half years for the manslaughter of two young men who asphyxiated after entering an oxygen-deprived apple storage unit.
05 Nov 2013
A school caretaker lost one of his toes while cutting up trees because Fife Council failed to train him properly on the correct use of chainsaws, a court heard recently.
06 Aug 2013
A Leicestershire farmer has been charged with gross negligence manslaughter after a rambler was killed by a bull as he walked along a public right of
24 Jun 2013
Unions have warned that reducing the scope of the Gangmasters’ Licensing Authority could have dire consequences for the health and safety of vulnerab
20 Mar 2013
With high levels of physical and mental ill-health and a high suicide rate, agriculture is anything but the relaxed and peaceful job we once thought it was.