Accident Investigation

We have provided expert support for Accident Investigation throughout the UK.

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A quick summary of why you should talk to MESH

Accidents are a learning opportunity because today they may not cost you anything but if lessons aren't learnt from accidents then the impacts later are high and could involve injury, death, legal action, or even imprisonment.

Did you know that showing the HSE you are prepared to learn from accidents and implement real improvements can keep the HSE away from your door? We guarantee to provide your business with accident investigation support that can achieve this.

Wow we have learnt a lot about how to carry out an investigation; your input has shown us the importance of looking for the root causes.

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We guarantee to remove your health and safety worries because we will provide expert advice and cost-effective solutions that are proportionate to your business health and safety needs. For evidence of accident investigation work we've done please see what our customer say and  some of our case studies.

We work for clients throughout the UK and you can contact us via the office most local to you

About Accident Investigation

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Accidents are a learning opportunity because today they may not cost you anything but if lessons aren't learnt from accidents then the impacts later are high and could involve injury, death, legal action, or even imprisonment.

Reporting accidents and ill health at work is a legal requirement. If you are an employer, self employed or in control of a premises you will have duties under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR).

Accidents that result in the following will need to be reported to your enforcing authority:


Death and major injury

Must be reported without delay and must be followed up with a completed accident report (F2508) within 10 days (includes fractures, amputations, loss of sight, injuries requiring admittance to hospital of more than 24 hours etc).

Over 7-day injury

A completed accident report form (F2508) must be sent within 15 days.


If notified by a doctor that your employee suffers from a reportable work-related disease (including diseases such as carpal tunnel syndrome, occupational dermatitis, occupational asthma etc.), you must send a completed F2508A report form.

Dangerous occurrence

If something happens that could have resulted in a reportable injury but didn't (such as failure of any closed pressure vessel, collapse of scaffolding or building, explosion or fire etc) this may need to be reported immediately.

Our satisfaction guarantee

MESH clients are happy clients. We provide highly professional Health & Safety Accident Investigation services that guarantee our clients will find the root causes to the accidents that occur and be in a position to implement effective controls. Our guarantee is that, in the unlikely event of any negative contact from the HSE, from one of our investigations; we will be available (free) to support you in your response. All we ask is that you have followed and implemented Health & Safety recommendations that we make as part of our work for you.  



Your Options

To discuss the options available to you we advise you contact us for a no obligation chat. We offer various solutions including audits, site inspections, action plans and would like to talk to you about what best suits your needs.


Our consultancy services are priced competitively while also competing from a quality point of view. To find out how we can help you, and plan out the best way to move your business forward please get in contact with us.

Where we work

MESH Consultants investigates accidents and incidents for a number of clients throughout the UK, which enables those clients to learn by those experiences and put procedures in place that avoid similar experiences in the future.

Where we work

We work throughout the UK and Europe for companies in a diverse range of industries

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  • 2k
  • ADM Computing
  • ARA
  • ASDA
  • ASK
  • Actelion Pharmaceuticals
  • Aeropak
  • Amphenol
  • Ascent Media
  • BT Cables
  • Bactec
  • Berry Gardens
  • Biffa
  • British Transport Police
  • Burns Stewart
  • CCL Labels
  • CLP Envirogas
  • CScope
  • Cabot
  • Calsonic
  • Carefusion
  • Celtic Technologies
  • Charities Aid Foundation
  • Chemring Group
  • Chromalloy
  • Cleveland Potash
  • Colombier
  • Comma Oil
  • Crisplant
  • Crow TV
  • Crownlea
  • Cypress
  • DS Smiths Paper
  • Delcam
  • Doosan
  • Dovetail
  • Dowding & Mills
  • Dragon LNG
  • Driscolls
  • EJ Group
  • East Malling Research
  • Enesco
  • Esca
  • FM Coatings
  • Fairline
  • Fibreweb
  • Finsbury Food Group
  • Fourayres
  • GE Healthcare
  • Gardner
  • Givaudan
  • Graphic Packaging
  • Greenair
  • Groundsure
  • H&S Aviation
  • HESS
  • HV Wooding
  • Heatherwick Studio
  • Humber Bridge Board
  • IKO
  • Inditex
  • Intersnack
  • James Glancy Design
  • K College
  • KAB
  • Kelloggs
  • Kent County Council
  • Kinneir Dufort
  • Marley Eternit
  • Medash
  • Medway Council
  • Meggitt
  • Meiosis
  • Mitsui
  • Modem Media
  • Molycorp
  • National Maritime Museum
  • Nestledown Beds
  • Nevilles
  • Noble Foods
  • Norse
  • North Lanakshire Council
  • OSIL
  • Oil and Gas UK
  • Ormiston Bushfield Academy
  • P&O Ferries
  • PHC Occupational Health
  • Pall
  • Port of Tyne
  • Propak Foods
  • QTS Analytical
  • R&R Ice Cream
  • Ravensbourne College
  • SIMS Claims Services
  • SIRS Navigation
  • Saga
  • Service GFX
  • Sign 2000
  • South African Airways
  • Sterling
  • Stevens & Carlotti
  • Stirling Lloyd
  • Sulzer
  • Tecan
  • Techniglass
  • Thales
  • The Discovery Channel
  • The Football Pools
  • The Royal British Legion
  • The Welsh Assembly
  • UCM Magnesia
  • Unipart Eberspachers
  • ValeFresh
  • Vantia
  • Victoria Foods
  • Voith Turbo
  • Walkers
  • Warburtons
  • Wonga
  • Woollens
  • Youngman
  • mreal
  • xstrata

See how we have helped our clients, or see out what they have to say about our services.

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