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HSE ENFORCEMENT UPDATE 21st NOVEMBER 2012

Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

The latest records of enforcement notices issued and prosecutions taken by HSE Construction Division during the week 10/09/2012 – 16/09/2012 were added to the HSE register on 21st November 2012.

HSE has also published details of their Construction Sector Priorities 2012/13 which outlines subjects etc. which are the current focus of attention for HSE Inspectors.

Prosecutions concluded

The HSE Prosecutions Register shows 6 breaches by three defendants prosecuted by HSE Construction Groups added to the Register.

Click on link below for our earlier detailed coverage of the event giving rise to these prosecutions:

Enforcement notices issued

There were 73 construction sector enforcement notices added to Notices Register.

The majority of notices issued concern work at height, welfare, good order, silica dust, and asbestos.

An increasing number of notices concern wider CDM issues including: competence; site management, client compliance and a focus on smaller projects.

Comment

The above links enable you to review HSE construction sector prosecutions and enforcement notices as soon as they are added to the  Register.

This information provides an insight into HSE priorities and gives contractors, clients, designers and coordinators information on current or potential supply chain partners.

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