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HSE ENFORCEMENT DATABASE LATEST UPDATE

Posted on 19th June 2019
hselogo1View current online register of HSE prosecutions and enforcement notices

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PRISON SENTENCE FOR IGNORING HSE PROHIBITION

Posted on 15th June 2019
Roofing contractor sentenced over unsafe working at height

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FIRM FAILED ON SILICA RISK MANAGEMENT

Posted on 14th June 2019
Dust exhaust ventilation, RPE and health surveillance all absent

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WOMAN DIED TRAPPED IN POWERED ROLLER DOOR

Posted on 12th June 2019
Firm did not check the operation of the safety sensors

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HSE TO HELP DITCH ‘UNNECESSARY PAPERWORK’

Posted on 12th June 2019
Board considers forthcoming HSE guidance on navigating H&S rules

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SCAFFOLDER DIED IN FALL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOF

Posted on 12th June 2019
Contractor given prison term and main contractor fined

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ENERGY BUSINESS FINED OVER LIFTING FATALITY

Posted on 12th June 2019
Firm failed to train in lorry mounted crane remote control risk

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MAJOR FIRM FINED £800K OVER LIFTING ERRORS

Posted on 7th June 2019
Workman injured by falling heavy expanded polystyrene block

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NEW APPROACH TO HIGHWAYS HEALTH AND SAFETY

Posted on 5th June 2019
Highways England launches ‘Home Safe and Well’ strategy

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EXCLUSION ZONE ABSENT DURING LIFTING OPERATION

Posted on 5th June 2019
Builder given prison term after timber falls on three year old girl

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GAS FITTER JAILED OVER UNSAFE WORK

Posted on 5th June 2019
Homeowners misled and put at risk by rogue gas fitter

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CDM 2015 CLIENT FINED OVER ASBESTOS FAILINGS

Posted on 4th June 2019
Homes development company and director fined

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CONSTRUCTION PROJECT FATALITIES FALLING

Posted on 4th June 2019
HSE fatality records for 2018/19 indicate significant reduction in deaths

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ALERT: REINFORCED AERATED CONCRETE PLANKS

Posted on 3rd June 2019
Structural Safety body issues alert over recent failure

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HSE CONSTRUCTION HEALTH RISKS INITIATIVE 2019

Posted on 3rd June 2019
Regulator visits to focus on asbestos, RCS, wood and other dusts

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TWO DEFENDANTS HANDED PRISON TERMS OVER FALL

Posted on 3rd June 2019
Company, two directors and contractor sentenced

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WORKMAN INJURED WHEN STEEL FELL FROM FORKLIFT

Posted on 1st June 2019
Lifting not properly planned, supervised and carried out safely

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LOLER INSPECTIONS LATE AND RESULTS IGNORED

Posted on 31st May 2019
Granite supplier failed to inspect lifting equipment and take action

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SUPPLIER OF FLOORING ADHESIVE FINED £500,000

Posted on 30th May 2019
Floor layer died after being overcome by dichloromethane vapour

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WALL COLLAPSED ON DOMESTIC PROJECT CLIENT

Posted on 27th May 2019
Sole trader builder sentenced to 120 hours community service

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