HSE Jobs - Health and Safety Job Blog - March 2021

  • A HIGHER WATER MARK

    Posted on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 by Health and Safety SpecialistNo comments

    As manual handling has given way to mechanisation at the UK's ports, so the number of accidents has fallen. But the introduction of more mobile equipment, such as cranes and forklift trucks, has brought different risks. No matter what the ports are used for (see 'Types of UK port' box below) -- and 95% of the UK's trade passes through them -- collaboration and sharing of good practice are ...