Archive for April 2013

INCIDENT: SCAFFOLD COLLAPSE

Posted on 30th April 2013
Pavement scaffold struck by HGV left in precarious position

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GOVERNMENT TO REVIEW NEED FOR HSE FUNCTIONS

Posted on 26th April 2013
Review will consider if HSE remains the best way to deliver objectives

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DRAMATIC VIDEO OF EXPLODING LONDON PAVEMENT

Posted on 26th April 2013
Underground 11,000 volt cable explosion captured by local resident 

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY ISSUES LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 25th April 2013
SCOSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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JUST A BIT OF FUN

Posted on 25th April 2013

Runaway concrete buffer safely tamed by thinking outside the box!   

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REVISED PRE-QUALIFICATION STANDARD PUBLISHED

Posted on 23rd April 2013
PAS91:2013 to reduce burden of pre-qual on construction supply chain

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INQUEST: TIPPER TRUCK DEATH REMAINS MYSTERY

Posted on 22nd April 2013
Crush death of construction firm MD baffles HSE experts

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MANSLAUGHTER RULED OUT OVER QUADRUPLE FATALITY

Posted on 22nd April 2013
Inquest and HSE investigation to proceed after Police handover lead

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JUST A BIT OF FUN

Posted on 18th April 2013
Video reveals possible way to make toolbox briefings more memorable?? 

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ASBESTOS IN SCHOOLS SIGNPOSTS AND GUIDANCE

Posted on 16th April 2013
HSE useful summary for all involved with asbestos in schools

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TOO MANY WALES AND WEST PROJECTS FAIL TEST

Posted on 11th April 2013
Nearly one in three sites come up short during HSE inspections

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BASIS OF NEW CDM REGULATIONS EXPLAINED

Posted on 8th April 2013
HSE presentation to construction industry body published on website

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HEAD PROTECTION AND TOWER CRANE REGS REPEALED

Posted on 8th April 2013
HSE stress that repealed construction laws leave safety untouched

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ROADWORKS SAFETY CAMPAIGN TO CUT WORKER DEATHS

Posted on 8th April 2013
Powerful video drives home need for safe travel through roadworks

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TOO MANY LONDON REFURB PROJECT BELOW PAR

Posted on 4th April 2013
HSE checks reveal one in four sites failed to meet basic H&S standards

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