Waste management

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    Waste firm fined £1.2m after worker's arm dragged into machine

    A waste recycling company has been fined £1.2m after an employee lost part of his arm in a conveyor belt.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 23 October 2019

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    Reckless driving on the spot

    Back in 2016, Biffa, a leading national recycling and waste management provider, launched a campaign to tackle the risk of workers being injured while collecting waste by motorists driving on pavements.

    By Dave West, regional health and safety coach, Biffa   on 01 May 2018