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MAJOR CONTRACTORS LAUNCH H&S ALERT SYSTEM

Build UK members share information for effective prevention of harm

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Updated on 19th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 19th JULY 2017

hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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Updated on 19th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

SCOSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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Updated on 18th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

SAFE SYSTEM DEVISED BUT NOT IMPLEMENTED

Workman injured by goods falling from double-decked trailer

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Updated on 18th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

PREVENTION PLANNING REQUIRED FOR FRAGILE RISK

Fall arrest safety netting not used to mitigate fall consequences

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Updated on 17th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

MANAGEMENT OF FORMWORK NOT UP TO THE MARK

Erector fell 3m after access scaffold board failed under load

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Updated on 17th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

VIBRATION UNCONTROLLED & WORKERS UNINFORMED

Engineering firm fined £120,000 over hand-arm vibration risk

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Updated on 14th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 12th JULY 2017

hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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Updated on 12th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

SCAFFOLDER WAS UNTRAINED AND UNSUPERVISED

Contractor and director failed to train injured workman to CISRC scheme

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Updated on 10th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

WORKPLACE MANSLAUGHTER OUTCOMES SET TO RISE

Guidelines target gross negligence with serious disregard and cost-cutting

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Updated on 7th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

WORKMAN BURNT CLEANING WITH FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS

Flammable substance and unprotected electrical equipment trigger flash fire

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Updated on 7th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

PUWER FAILINGS AND INJURY END IN £1,900,000 FINE

Massive fine after workman suffers friction burns caused by conveyor

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Updated on 7th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 5th JULY 2017

hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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Updated on 7th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

HSE REPORTS CONSTRUCTION DEATHS AT RECORD LOW

hselogo1Fatalities decline whilst asbestos related mesothelioma deaths rise

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Updated on 5th July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, FATALITIES, STATISTICS

CURSORY AND NEGLIGENT ASSESSMENT BY DIRECTOR

Building firm owner jailed after workman died in trench collapse

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Updated on 3rd July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

UPDATE – DIRECTOR AND EXCAVATOR OPERATOR JAILED

Excavation collapse dangers ignored by director and digger operator

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Updated on 3rd July 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, collapse excavation, PROSECUTIONS

HSE SAFETY ALERT: TRACK TENSIONING INCIDENT

hselogo1Workman died from hydraulic injection injury whilst tensioning track

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Updated on 30th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

OXYGEN PIPE EXPLOSION CAUSED SEVERE BURNS

Components used containing materials unsuitable for use with oxygen

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Updated on 30th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 28th JUNE 2017

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Updated on 28th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

ROOF FALL CAUSES LIFE CHANGING INJURIES

Inadequate planning and absence of necessary equipment caused fall

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Updated on 25th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

LIFT PLANNING AND CONTROL FOUND WANTING

Female building worker struck by scaffold fittings tipped from stillage

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Updated on 25th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

FATALITY: CRANE COLLAPSE ON HOMES PROJECT

Two workmen die in crane collapse in Crewe

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Updated on 23rd June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

BUILD UK EXPLAINS PROJECT H&S TRAINING STANDARD

UK contractors clarify skill cards needed on CDM 2015 projects

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Updated on 21st June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, TRAINING

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 21 JUNE 2017

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Updated on 21st June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

CIVILS FIRMS PAYS PRICE OVER PUBLIC DANGER

Fencing wire struck member of public relaxing in own garden

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Updated on 20th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, machinery, PROSECUTIONS, public

DELAYED RESCUE CONTRIBUTED TO DEATH AT HEIGHT

MEWP operator died trapped between controls and roof beam

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Updated on 20th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, mewps, MEWPS, PROSECUTIONS

CLIENT FINED UNDER CDM 2007 & CDM 2015

Construction work must be properly managed from outset

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Updated on 19th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015, CDM: CLIENTS, falls other, PROSECUTIONS, public

WORKMAN BURNED WHILST CUTTING LIVE CABLE

Firms to pay £500,000 over unsafe system for electrical work

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Updated on 19th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, electricity, PROSECUTIONS

WORKMAN CHEATS DEATH IN 8M ROOFLIGHT FALL

Steel fabricators fined over unsafe short-term roofwork

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Updated on 19th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, falls fragile, PROSECUTIONS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 14th JUNE 2017

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Updated on 14th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

BOSS AND FOREMAN CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER

Safety standards allowed to fall despite HSE enforcement action

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Updated on 10th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, falls other, MANSLAUGHTER, manslaughter, PROSECUTIONS

WORK AT HEIGHT ADVANCES HIGHLIGHTED AT EXPO

Access Industry Forum (AIF) puts height safety first at Expo 2017

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Updated on 9th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

PRICE OF NON-COMPLIANCE RISES STEADILY

Roofing company fined £80,000 for ignoring advice and HSE notice

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Updated on 9th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, falls platforms, PROSECUTIONS

MANUAL HANDLING OFFENCE FINED £67,000

Significant risk in handling excavator wheel not avoided or assessed

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Updated on 8th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, manual handling, PROSECUTIONS

COMPANY RELIED UPON EXPERIENCED WORKERS

Lack of precautions to prevent fall through fragile rooflight

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Updated on 7th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, falls fragile, PROSECUTIONS

CLIENT FAILED TO APPOINT COMPETENT CONTRACTOR

Contractor receives prison term whilst CDM client fined £160,000

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Updated on 7th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, collapse structure, PROSECUTIONS, public

PUZZLES HELP DELIVER CITB AND NEBOSH COURSES

Innovative new tool available to support effective H&S training

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Updated on 7th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, TRAINING

NEW DUMPER TO IMPROVE SAFETY AND EFFICIENCY

Manufacturer promises greater visibility, stability and operator protection

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Updated on 7th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, DUMPERS

HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 7th JUNE 2017

hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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Updated on 7th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

NEW GUIDE ON GUILTY PLEA SENTENCING

Sentencing Council guidelines may assist corporate H&S offenders

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Updated on 6th June 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, PROSECUTIONS, sentencing

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