HSE Prosecution System

Last Updated: 19 October 2000

Version: P1.0

 

 Using Geographical Search

Help Overview

If you wish to search for Cases or Breaches, by geographic area, then you need to use the Geographical Search.  

Click on Geographical Search button geographical button imageon the Home Page.

The Geographical Search  allows you to search for Cases or Breaches where:-

You can also use the geographical search to find cases or breaches using town/city or the postcode where the offence took place.

 

Please Note:

For prosecutions taken in Ireland, please refer to the Health & Safety Authority Ireland and the Health and Safety Executive Northern Ireland websites.

Throughout the Geographical Search, you can either; select the geographic area required from a pick list, or click on the relevant area on the map provided.  To make locating specific areas on a map easier, each area is shown in a unique colour and a text label is displayed when you hover the "mouse pointer" over the map.

Geographic Cursor Image

 

 


Geographical Search Examples

  1. Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a specific Country, e.g. Scotland.

  2. Find all Breaches taken by a specific HSE Division, e.g. Wales and West.

  3. Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a specific Region, e.g. York & Humberside.

  4. Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a particular town e.g. Bootle

  5. Find all Cases where the offence occured in a particular UK postal code e.g. L20

 


 

1.  Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a specific Country

Use the following steps to find all Cases where the offence occurred in Scotland.

1    On the Home Page, click on Geographical Search

2    In the "Search for" Cases or Breaches  box select Cases

3    Click on Set

 

Geographic search by country image

 

4    In the Select From List box select Scotland. or Click on the map, the area for Scotland.

      Please Note:

                    To help you determine which area of the map is Scotland, hover the "mouse pointer" over the map, a text label then appears with the name of the Country.

5    In a few moments, a hit list of Cases where the offence occurred in Scotland is displayed. 

6   Click on the Case Number to view the Case in more detail e.g. Offence Date, Total Fine, Location of Offence and HSE Details.

7   Use the Back button on the Toolbar, to return to the list of Cases

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2.  Find all Breaches taken by a specific HSE Division

Use the following steps to find all Breaches taken by Wales and West Division.

1    On the Home Page, click on Geographical Search

2    In the Other Maps box select HSE Divisions.

3    In a few moments, a new map divided into  HSE Divisions  is displayed. 

4    In the "Search for" Cases or Breaches  box select Breaches

5    Click on Set

 

Geographic search by HSE division image

 

6    In the Search By box select Wales and West, or Click on the map, the area for Wales and West.

      Please Note:

To help you determine which area of the map is Wales and West  Division, hover the "mouse pointer" over the map, a text label then appears with the name of the area.

7    In a few moments, a hit list of Breaches taken by Wales and West Division is displayed. 

8   Click on the Breach Number to view a Breach in more detail e.g. Hearing Date, Court Name, Result.

9   Use the Back button on the Toolbar, to return to the list of Breaches

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3.  Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a specific Region

Use the following steps to find all Cases where the offence occurred in York and Humberside Region.

1   On the Home Page, click on Geographical Search

2   In the Other Maps box select Regions.

3   In a few moments, a new map divided into  Regions  is displayed. 

4   In the "Search for" Cases or Breaches  box select Cases

5   Click on Set

 

Geographic search by regions image

 

 

6    In the Search By box select York and Humberside, or Click on the map, the area for York and Humberside.

      Please Note:

To help you determine which area of the map is York and Humberside Region, hover the "mouse pointer" over the map, a text label then appears with the name of the Region.

7    In a few moments, a hit list of Cases where the offence occurred in  York and Humberside  Region  is displayed. 

8   Click on the Case Number to view a Case in more detail e.g. Offence Date, Total Fine, Location of Offence and HSE Details.

9   Use the Back button on the Toolbar, to return to the list of Cases

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4. Find all Cases where the offence occurred in a particular town e.g. Bootle

Use the following steps to find all Cases where the offence occurred in Bootle.

1   On the Home Page, click on Geographical Search

2   In the "Search for" Cases or Breaches  box select Cases

3   Click on Set

4   Type the name of the town or city

5  Click go

Geographic search by town image

 

6    In a few moments, a hit list of Cases where the offence occurred in  Bootle town is displayed. 

7   Click on the Case Number to view a Case in more detail e.g. Offence Date, Total Fine, Location of Offence and HSE Details.

8   Use the Back button on the Toolbar, to return to the list of Cases

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5. Find all Cases where the offence occured in a particular UK postal code e.g. L20

Use the following steps to find all Cases where the offence occurred in L20.

1   On the Home Page, click on Geographical Search

2   In the "Search for" Cases or Breaches  box select Cases

3   Click on Set

4   Type part of the postcode e.g. L20

5  Click go

 

Geographic search by post code

 

6    In a few moments, a hit list of Cases where the offence occurred in  L20 is displayed. 

7   Click on the Case Number to view a Case in more detail e.g. Offence Date, Total Fine, Location of Offence and HSE Details.

8   Use the Back button on the Toolbar, to return to the list of Cases

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