A Rochdale bedding manufacturer has been fined £50,000 after a health and safety inspection found the majority of its machines were unsafe to use.
A global manufacturer has been fined £180,000 after a worker was killed at an Andrex factory in Barrow-in-Furness.
Safety of machinery – Basic concepts, general principles for design – Part 2: Technical principles This European Standard defines technical principles to help designers in achieving safety in the design of machinery. This European Standard is intended to be used together with EN ISO 12100-1 when considering the solution to a specific problem. The two parts of EN ISO 12100 can be used independently of other documents or as a basis for the preparation of other type-A standards or type-B or -C standards. The provisions stated in this standard are intended for the designer. Pages: 32