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COUNCIL OVERLOOKED ICE RINK SLIPPING RISK

Posted on 22nd October 2018
Obvious risk of employees falling on ice rink was left uncontrolled

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 22nd October 2018
CROSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 17th OCT 2018

Posted on 18th October 2018
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices register latest version

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YOUNG WORKER FELL FROM PETROL STATION CANOPY

Posted on 18th October 2018
Steel fabricator after young construction worker falls on first day at work

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FIRM FINED OVER FAILURE AT ASSESS VIBRATION RISK

Posted on 18th October 2018
Vibration regulations not acted upon until seven years in operation

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FAILURE TO ISOLATE LEAVES WORKMAN PARALYSED

Posted on 16th October 2018
Conveyor guards removed before power source isolated

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TRADING STANDARDS AND HSE ACT IN CONCERT

Posted on 15th October 2018
Director given prison term over fraud and health and safety breaches

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BUILDER ERROR CAUSED FALL OF RESIDENT

Posted on 12th October 2018
Director prosecuted over refurb project danger to others

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FORMER HSE BOSS CONDEMNS VALUE ENGINEERING

Posted on 12th October 2018
Resident and public safety must match workforce safety progress

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RETAILER FINED AFTER FAN AMPUTATES FINGERS

Posted on 12th October 2018
Maintenance engineer injured during roof fan repair works

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POOR PLANT ISOLATION CAUSED CONVEYOR DANGER

Posted on 11th October 2018
Arm of fitter trapped between conveyor drum and belt

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BUILDING OWNER FAILED TO CHECK FOR ASBESTOS

Posted on 11th October 2018
Prison sentence for businessman after previous HSE enforcement

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YOUNG WORKER LOSES FINGERS IN SAWING INCIDENT

Posted on 11th October 2018
Provision of training and information could not be proved

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MD PROSECUTED ALONGSIDE ERRANT COMPANY

Posted on 1st October 2018
Director held personally responsible for poor site conditions

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ASBESTOS REMOVAL STARTED BEFORE R & D SURVEY

Posted on 27th September 2018
Asbestos insulation board found outside building being refurbished

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INEFFECTIVELY BRAKED SAW CAUSED AMPUTATIONS

Posted on 27th September 2018
Retro-fitting of precautions may be required on older machines

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FALL THROUGH FRAGILE CEILING TILES

Posted on 27th September 2018
Failure to implemented control measures for working near fragile surfaces

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HSE SEEKS CONSTRUCTION ‘DUST BUSTER’ PARTNERS

Posted on 24th September 2018
Regulator uses social media to raise dust dangers and using right controls

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MAJOR HOMES BUSINESS EXPOSED PUBLIC TO RISK

Posted on 24th September 2018
Residential property refurb project created carbon monoxide danger

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HSE CONSTRUCTION DUST CONTROL ‘BLITZ’ STARTS

Posted on 20th September 2018
Regulator inspections will check health taken as seriously as safety

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