Belinda Liversedge, British Safety Council
16 Jan 2017
Crisps manufacturer, Tayto Group has been fined £330,000 after a worker lost part of his hand cleaning an unguarded machine.
01 Feb 2016
The supermarket price war has driven food prices down for the first time in a decade. How are food manufacturers coping with the pressure and what has been the impact on safety?
05 Aug 2014
HSE and the Gangmasters Licensing Authority should have their resources increased to better protect low-skilled migrant workers, according to a government-commissioned report.
21 Aug 2013
A food company that failed to install guarding over dangerous moving parts of a machine has been prosecuted after an agency worker suffered a series
25 Jul 2013
The Gangmasters Licensing Authority has announced a new “discretionary” approach to inspecting businesses that apply for a licence to operate in a mo
23 Jul 2013
A frozen food firm has been fined £16,500 for “foolhardy” risk assessment failings that led to the health and safety manager being severely burnt by
22 Jul 2013
A Somerset drinks firm has been fined £10,000 after a worker’s artery was severed when his clothing became caught in an unguarded machine and his arm
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
27 Mar 2013
The Labour Party has set out its proposals to extend regulation of gangmasters and labour providers if they be returned to power in the next general
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