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DOING SAFETY DIFFERENTLY – THE MOVIE…

Posted on 13th October 2017
Reducing compliance bureaucracy and putting trusting in people

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WORKMAN FELL FROM EDGE OF UNGUARDED OPENING

Posted on 13th October 2017
Firm fined £95,000 over failure to assess and protect workers at height

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FITTERS FINGERS SEVERED BY UNGUARDED TABLE SAW

Posted on 13th October 2017
Compensation order for injured workman takes precedence over fine

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 11th OCT 2017

Posted on 11th October 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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ROOF WORKER FRACTURED BACK IN FRAGILE FALL

Posted on 11th October 2017
Fragile wood wool slabs failed to support weight of workman

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PRODUCTS: ELIMINATING HEALTH RISKS BY DESIGN

Posted on 11th October 2017
Innovative product eliminates key hazards for CDM 2015 designers

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DRIVER DIED WHEN CRUSHED BETWEEN VEHICLES

Posted on 10th October 2017
Firm failed to follow industry guidance on coupling and uncoupling

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WORKER LOSES HANDS AND FEET IN POWER LINE STRIKE

Posted on 6th October 2017
Director handed prison term over unsafe scaffolding operation

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INDUSTRY FORUM CONSIDERS DUMPER HAZARDS

Posted on 6th October 2017
CPA and CECA plan new guidance on Forward Tipping Dumpers

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 4th OCT 2017

Posted on 5th October 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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INCIDENT: UNDERGROUND CABLE STRIKE

Posted on 5th October 2017
Three treated for burns after power cable struck in London

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COUNCIL FAILED TO IMPLEMENT STATED HAVS POLICY

Posted on 5th October 2017
Fined £150k over failure to control and monitor hand-arm vibration hazard

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PROJECT MANAGER FINED OVER FAILURE TO MANAGE

Posted on 3rd October 2017
Principal Contractor prosecuted alongside responsible manager

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HSE CONSTRUCTION BLITZ GOES LIVE ON HEALTH RISKS

Posted on 2nd October 2017
hselogo1Second phase of campaign looks for compliance on dust management

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UPDATE OF ALL HSE ASBESTOS ESSENTIALS GUIDANCE

Posted on 27th September 2017
HSE publish fresh guidance for Non-Licensed work with asbestos

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HSE FINALISES PRIORITIES ON HEALTH AND CDM

Posted on 27th September 2017
Clients and designers need to act on lung disease and other health risks

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 27th SEPT 2017

Posted on 27th September 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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SCAFFOLD INSPECTORS ISSUED FALSIFIED CERTIFICATES

Posted on 25th September 2017
Prosecution for two after workman fell from illegitimately signed off scaffold

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REVERSING EXCAVATOR CRUSHED WORKMAN

Posted on 21st September 2017
Lack of management system to segregate pedestrians and vehicles

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CLIENT FINED £2.5 MILLION AFTER CONTRACTOR DEATH

Posted on 21st September 2017
Fatal fall through roof leaves client responsible for massive fine

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