The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) says it is looking to work with fleets, but where it finds they are not managing the risk, it will take action.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has issued a safety alert for those carrying out work on vehicles with air suspension systems.
Fairhurst Stone Merchants has been fined for safety breaches after a vehicle made contact with an uninsulated overhead electric power line.
A customer was trapped and fatally crushed at Michael Douglas Autosalvage when a lift truck he had purchased was being loaded onto his own recovery vehicle.
St Andrew’s Tutorial Services has been fined after a teacher sustained serious injuries when she was struck by a delivery van.
W D Cormack and Sons, a partnership operating a haulage business, has been fined after a driver fell from a trailer.
A Braithwaite Engineers employee was injured when he fell from a lorry bed while unloading the lorry.
Volvo Group UK has been fined £13,000 after an employee was crushed by a truck, fracturing his spine.
Camgrain Stores has been fined for health and safety failings after an employee was killed by a truck.
H & M Distribution has been fined £60,000 after a delivery driver sustained serious, life-changing injuries while working in Cheltenham.
PCL Transport 24/7 has been fined after a driver was struck by a reversing vehicle when he was carrying out a pre-use check on his vehicle.
Refuse collection company, Veolia ES (UK), has been fined £1 million after a worker was run over and killed.
A contracting firm has been fined £45,000 after a driver died when his wagon overturned.
A logistics company has been fined £84,000 after a driver was crushed by a full pallet when his lorry was being unloaded.
Glossop-based Carpenter, which makes underlay and soft furnishings, has been fined after a visiting tanker collided with a fork lift truck.
A driver for transportation and storage company H Walton suffered injuries leading to the loss of his left arm when making a delivery.
Palmer Timber has been fined after two workers were seriously injured when they were struck by a side loader lift truck.
Construction company fined by HSE over fleet maintenance
The partners of a Suffolk-based farm have been sentenced after a haulage contractor was killed by an overhead power line strike.
S & K Groundwork Solutions was fined after an employee suffered serious injuries while working at Ghyllgrove Junior and Infants School in Basildon.