DuraLabel's Weekly Safety News

Blog Author Angelique Sanders

Weekly safety news. Stay in touch with regulations from OSHA, NFPA, and other safety codes. Find out about other companies' best and worst practices. We scour the internet to provide you with helpful training resources and the latest safety information.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Safety News From Around The World

Safety news stories and articles from around the world:

The need for companies to display safety signs in English plus the languages of their migrant workforce highlighted by  court case

Tomasz Kosmacz was responsible for removing excess concrete from moulds at Elite Precast Concrete Ltd's Telford factory.
Mr Kosmacz was putting the excess concrete in a bucket and then onto the prongs of the forklift. He did not speak English and was unable to understand safety warning signs and was injured in July 2011.  Last week the company pleaded guilty to breaching Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.

Read the article in the U.K. Construction Index.

Related Past Posts:
World Safety News - November 3rd
World Safety News - Week Ending October 27th
World Safety News - Week Ending October 8th


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