Businesses operating in the UK have a number of important responsibilities with regards to health and safety and it is important that all companies make health and safety at work an absolute priority.
A director of a Derbyshire-based construction firm has been disqualified from acting as a company director after an employee was seriously injured at work.
Healthcare group Bupa has been ordered to pay a £3 million fine by a Court, after the organisation pleaded guilty to a number of health and safety failings.
A scaffolding company has been heavily fined over a number of health and safety failings which emerged after a new employee sustained work-related injuries.
An engineering company found to have breached the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 has been fined £75,000 in Court.