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    FATALITY: WORKER DIES ON M3 ROADWORKS

    Death from serious injuries suffered in the roadworks

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    Updated on 28th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: CHILD FOUND ON BUILDING SITE

    Death follows earlier attempts by children to breach security

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    Updated on 28th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: FLOOR COLLAPSE

    Trapped man pronounced dead at scene on London site

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    Updated on 27th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CDM REGULATIONS 2015: NEW HSE FAQS

    hseinspectors1HSE provide greater clarity on ‘CDM Advisers’ and Principal Designers

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    Updated on 27th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015

    LOFT CONVERSION FIRM FINED FOLLOWING FATALITY

    Workman ‘catapulted’ to his death over the scaffold handrail

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    Updated on 27th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    MARINE DEMO FIRM FINED OVER CRUSHING INCIDENT

    Legs of workman amputated after barge cutting goes wrong

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    Updated on 24th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FIRMS FINED AFTER FATAL FALL AT STORE

    Working from unsafe position on canopy ends in tragedy

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    Updated on 24th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 23rd JULY 2015

    Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 23rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CLEANING OF STRUCTURE LED TO ROOFLIGHT RISK

    Property and cleaning firm fined for failure to comply with HSE notice

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    Updated on 23rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CONTRACTOR AND DIRECTOR IN DOCK OVER DEATH

    Bricklayer tripped and fell through school roof domed rooflight

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    Updated on 23rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    WINDOW CLEANER CAUGHT ON CAMERA AT 65ft

    Contractor and director prosecuted over unsafe system of work

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    Updated on 23rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    DEMOLITION WORK CAUSED RISK TO THE PUBLIC

    Firm fined over falling debris and possible collapse of building

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    Updated on 23rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE SAFETY ALERT: SCAFFOLDING LOADING BAYS

    Use of cable ties to secure loose mesh and unsafe means of operation

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    Updated on 22nd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CORPORATE MANSLAUGHTER: COMPANY SENTENCED

    Director given prison sentence alongside CM penalty

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    Updated on 21st July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 16th JULY 2015

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 21st July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR FINED OVER ROOF FALL

    fragilefallmanSuitable risk assessment would have identified fragile roof risks

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    Updated on 13th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CDM REGULATIONS 2015: RIBA CONFRONT PD MYTHS

    Principal Designer myths ‘dispelled’ by architects professional body

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    Updated on 12th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015

    CDM REGULATIONS 2015: WHAT DOES A PD LOOK LIKE?

    designersPrincipal Designers must act the part and not the label

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    Updated on 11th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015

    MANSLAUGHTER TRIAL OVER NET RIGGER DEATH

    electricshocksignClient and project manager deny manslaughter allegations

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    Updated on 10th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 9th JULY 2015

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 9th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: ELECTROCUTION AT SUB-STATION

    Cause of incident unknown as Police and HSE start enquiry

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    Updated on 9th July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 2 JULY 2015

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 3rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    MINI DIGGER PULLED OVER BUILDING EDGE

    Demo firm fined over fatal fall of plant and operator from building

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    Updated on 3rd July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    STATISTICS: LATEST CONSTRUCTION FATALITY DATA

    hselogo1Deaths in construction sector fall by over 20% during 2014/15

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    Updated on 1st July 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FLIP OVER SAW LACKED GUARD AND RIVING KNIFE

    Young carpenter loses finger on unsafe work equipment

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FINED £660K AFTER FURTHER CONFINED SPACE DEATH

    Workman died from the effects of steam scalding

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    ASBESTOS REMOVAL COMPANY MISSED DEBRIS

    Lagged pipe in wall cavity ‘Deviation from plan leads licensed contractor to court

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    DEVELOPER FINED AS CDM PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

    Failure to appoint PC lands CDM client in court with contractor

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    WORKERS AND CLIENT EXPOSED TO ASBESTOS RISKS

    Contractor failed to commission asbestos survey despite warning

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FAILURE OF ANCHOR BOLTS CAUSED FATAL COLLAPSE

    Lack of critical checks by Principal Contractor and others

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    Updated on 30th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 25 JUNE 2015

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 29th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    EFFECT OF STUBBLE ON EFFECTIVENESS OF RPE

    Research confirms the importance of staying clean shaven

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    Updated on 29th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    COURT OF APPEAL UPHOLDS HSE ENFORCEMENT ACTION

    consultant1HSE correct to prohibit without prior opportunity to prove safety

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    Updated on 23rd June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE PLEA FOR CDM 2015 ‘PROPORTIONALITY’

    Construction Policy Head highlights flexibility of new rules

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    Updated on 23rd June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015

    FIRM FINED £100K OVER HAVS INACTION

    Failure to protect inexplicable and highly culpable

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    Updated on 23rd June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    DOMESTIC ROOFLINE INSTALLER FAILED TO PLAN

    Platform not installed in accordance with manufacturer rules

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    Updated on 22nd June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    INCIDENT: BUILDER FELL FROM ROOF

    Workman ‘fighting for life’ after fall on domestic project

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    Updated on 22nd June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 21st June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CDM REGULATIONS 2015: PD PAID TO BE IN CONTROL?

    Risk of serious non-compliance by CDM 2015 project clients

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    Updated on 18th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015, CDM CLIENTS, CDM COORDINATORS, CDM DESIGNERS

    FALLING TRUSS TRIGGERED DOMINO EFFECT

    Four workers injured when roof trusses collapsed

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    Updated on 17th June 2015 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

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