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Carpenter in court after trainee’s fingers were severed

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The owner of a Bedfordshire joinery and carpentry business pleaded guilty to failing to report an accident, where a person had two fingers amputated, which had occurred at his workshop. 

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Company fined after two workers injured by same conveyor

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A waste paper company has been fined for safety failings that led to two workers sustaining arm injuries in separate incidents.

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RR1054 – Evaluation of trends in RIDDOR reportable injury data reported to HSE by dutyholders pre-and post-change to over-7-day reporting

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HSE commissioned a statistical study to look into the accuracy and extent of the information reported to HSE by employers via RIDDOR. The statistics generated by HSE on employer-reported workplace injuries are used extensively across HSE, local authorities, external organisations, and also the European Union.

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