H&S NEWS | Induction Failings Fine after First Day Injury

new starter induction

A distribution company has been fined after inadequate Health & Safety training led to a worker being seriously injured on his first day of work. The court heard that the agency worker was given a “brief” induction at the firm’s depot before starting work the same day as a multi-drop delivery driver. The worker delivered […]

LOGISTICS | Dismissal for driving disqualification

driving while holding a mobile phone

One mistake in most jobs may not have major repercussions. But one mistake behind the wheel can cause a professional driver to become disqualified from driving.  It is up to a court to decide for how long a driver will be disqualified, taking into account the gravity of the offence. Irrespective of whether it happened […]