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MAJOR CONTRACTORS LAUNCH H&S ALERT SYSTEM

Posted on 19th July 2017
Build UK members share information for effective prevention of harm

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 19th JULY 2017

Posted on 19th July 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 18th July 2017
SCOSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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SAFE SYSTEM DEVISED BUT NOT IMPLEMENTED

Posted on 18th July 2017
Workman injured by goods falling from double-decked trailer

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PREVENTION PLANNING REQUIRED FOR FRAGILE RISK

Posted on 17th July 2017
Fall arrest safety netting not used to mitigate fall consequences

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MANAGEMENT OF FORMWORK NOT UP TO THE MARK

Posted on 17th July 2017
Erector fell 3m after access scaffold board failed under load

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VIBRATION UNCONTROLLED & WORKERS UNINFORMED

Posted on 14th July 2017
Engineering firm fined £120,000 over hand-arm vibration risk

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 12th JULY 2017

Posted on 12th July 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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SCAFFOLDER WAS UNTRAINED AND UNSUPERVISED

Posted on 10th July 2017
Contractor and director failed to train injured workman to CISRC scheme

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WORKPLACE MANSLAUGHTER OUTCOMES SET TO RISE

Posted on 7th July 2017
Guidelines target gross negligence with serious disregard and cost-cutting

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WORKMAN BURNT CLEANING WITH FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS

Posted on 7th July 2017
Flammable substance and unprotected electrical equipment trigger flash fire

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PUWER FAILINGS AND INJURY END IN £1,900,000 FINE

Posted on 7th July 2017
Massive fine after workman suffers friction burns caused by conveyor

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 5th JULY 2017

Posted on 7th July 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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HSE REPORTS CONSTRUCTION DEATHS AT RECORD LOW

Posted on 5th July 2017
hselogo1Fatalities decline whilst asbestos related mesothelioma deaths rise

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CURSORY AND NEGLIGENT ASSESSMENT BY DIRECTOR

Posted on 3rd July 2017
Building firm owner jailed after workman died in trench collapse

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UPDATE – DIRECTOR AND EXCAVATOR OPERATOR JAILED

Posted on 3rd July 2017
Excavation collapse dangers ignored by director and digger operator

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HSE SAFETY ALERT: TRACK TENSIONING INCIDENT

Posted on 30th June 2017
hselogo1Workman died from hydraulic injection injury whilst tensioning track

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OXYGEN PIPE EXPLOSION CAUSED SEVERE BURNS

Posted on 30th June 2017
Components used containing materials unsuitable for use with oxygen

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 28th JUNE 2017

Posted on 28th June 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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ROOF FALL CAUSES LIFE CHANGING INJURIES

Posted on 25th June 2017
Inadequate planning and absence of necessary equipment caused fall

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