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SEVENTH LONDON CYCLIST DEATH DURING 2018

Posted on 17th August 2018
Building products vehicle involved in death of Queens doctor

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 15th AUGUST 2018

Posted on 15th August 2018
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices register latest version

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR FAILED TO SUPERVISE LIFT

Posted on 14th August 2018
Errors whilst lifting pre-cast concrete blocks fined £600,000

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FIRM FINED £400,000 OVER VIBRATING TOOLS RISK

Posted on 14th August 2018
Hand-held orbital sanders, rivet guns, grinders and drills caused harm

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OVERHEAD POWER AND EARTHING OF SCAFFOLDS

Posted on 9th August 2018
NASC combines updates advice on scaffold electrical risks

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REVERSING VEHICLE CLAIMED LIFE OF ‘BANKSMAN’

Posted on 7th August 2018
Workman trapped whilst assisting colleague in reversing lorry

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TWO WORKMEN DIED IN SPRAY BOOTH EXPLOSION

Posted on 6th August 2018
Flammable vapour ignited by ignition sources present at the scene

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SOLAR SPECIALIST FAILED TO PLAN FOR SAFETY

Posted on 6th August 2018
Fragile roof failed under weight of solar installation worker

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DIRECTOR AND COMPANY FINED FOR SAFETY BREACHES

Posted on 6th August 2018
Basic work at height risks and welfare requirements ignored

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REFURB PROJECT REQUIRED ASBESTOS ASSESSMENT

Posted on 6th August 2018
Property management firm fined over lack of asbestos survey

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CLIENT FAILED MANAGEMENT ARRANGEMENTS TEST

Posted on 6th August 2018
Homes developer prosecuted for breaching CDM 2015 client duties

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JAIL TERM FOR DEVELOPER AFTER BUILDING COLLAPSE

Posted on 6th August 2018
Inexperienced workers demolished structure without Principal Contractor

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CDM 2015 DUTYHOLDERS IGNORED HSE ADVICE

Posted on 6th August 2018
Contractor, client and director convicted after dangerous site conditions

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MASSIVE FINE OVER USE OF UNSAFE GAS FITTINGS

Posted on 17th July 2018
College gas installation contractor exposed after multiple gas leaks

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TEMP WORKS DESIGNED BY MANAGER AND UNCHECKED

Posted on 17th July 2018
Collapse of platform highlighted failure in temporary works management

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RAISING SAFETY STANDARDS FOR CRANE LIFTING OPS

Posted on 17th July 2018
Major crane seminar seeks to raise standards and share best practice

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WORKMAN SURVIVES 6m FALL THROUGH ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 17th July 2018
Unsecured boards provided to cover nearby fragile materials

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MAJOR FACILITIES FIRM FAILED ON FLAT ROOF SAFETY

Posted on 17th July 2018
Site specific planning lacking and safety standards not monitored

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HSE ALERT: UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO SCAFFOLDS

Posted on 17th July 2018
hselogo1Regulator sets out new guidance to protect children and the public

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ASSUMING OTHERS WILL ACT IS NO DEFENCE

Posted on 17th July 2018
Incomplete edge protection caused 8m fall from roof

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