A survey has been launched for fleets to have their say on how driving for work guidance from the HSE and DfT can be improved.
John Glenn was fatally injured at Albert Road Recovery and Repair, hours after he had started his new job.
Renault Retail Group UK has been fined after serious safety breaches relating to faulty vehicle lifts.
A North East-based car parts manufacturer has been fined £134,000 after a worker was seriously-injured.
Pirelli Tyres has been fined after two employees had their arms broken by the same machine.
A car wash company has been fined for not having employers’ liability insurance.
AE Motors Birmingham has been fined for not having employers’ liability insurance.
Car parts manufacturer Faltec Europe prosecuted after a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak and an explosion occurred at the same plant within a year.
A principal contractor and a road building sub-contractor have been fined after a worker was fatally struck while working on roadworks near Lidgate in Suffolk.
South West Highways has been fined after the death of a 48-year old worker who was struck by a vehicle.
A car repair company and director have been fined after failing to comply with Improvement Notices (IN) issued by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
The MoD has been issued with a Crown Censure by the HSE after an agency driver, working for the MoD, was fatally injured by a reversing vehicle.
Fleet managers need to be aware of “dirty tricks” that could occur during an accident investigation, legal firm Pinsent Mason has warned.
A tyre company has been sentenced for safety failings after a 21-year-old employee was killed when a tyre exploded.
The Royal Mail Group has been fined £50,000 after a worker’s foot was run over by a reach truck in a bundling warehouse.
An accident repair company has been fined after it failed to comply with an improvement notice.
A contract gardening company has been fined for safety failings that led to a worker sustaining serious crush injuries to his chest.
Fleets should adopt a near-miss reporting policy to reduce the risks faced by employees driving for work, according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
An Arbroath quarry operator has been fined for serious safety failings after a dumper truck driver died when his vehicle reversed over a stop block to the quarry floor below.
Lothian Health Board has been fined £40,000 after a pensioner was killed by one of its vans as she crossed a clearly marked pedestrian route into Edinburgh’s Western General Hospital.
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