Incidents and Accidents

Telling Safety Stories

by Dave Collins on August 17, 2016

Telling Safety Stories So we are all looking for ways to make safety interesting, thought provoking, confronting, challenging? Here’s something to think about. I suffered a spinal cord injury at work in 1985, I admit that I “Stuffed Up”….. I was given training & my workplace had some rules & systems in place!….. But I […]

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The Largest Health and Safety Fines in British History A disastrous failure of health and safety practice occurred in June 2015 at the Alton Towers theme park in the UK. A malfunction with the ‘Smiler’ rollercoaster injured five people, with two young women having legs amputated. The monitoring system installed for the ride was inadequate, […]

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