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HSE SAFETY ALERT: TOWER CRANE BRAKES

Posted on 11th December 2018
Collapse of tower crane jib in high winds prompts HSE warning

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VISITING ENGINEER CRUSHED BY SCAFFOLD TUBES

Posted on 11th December 2018
Principal contractor “signed off” contractor storage arrangements

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CONCRETE EJECTED BY PUMPING UNIT CLAIMED LIFE

Posted on 5th December 2018
Company and director failed to train and supervise pumping operations

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 5th DEC 2018

Posted on 5th December 2018
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices register latest version

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REFRESHED GUIDANCE ON FITNESS TO OPERATE PLANT

Posted on 4th December 2018
Construction plant medical fitness Good Practice Guide

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR & LUL USED UNSAFE SYSTEM

Posted on 4th December 2018
Work method to eliminate moving vehicle hazard not adopted

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OVERTURNING LORRY CAUSED DEATH OF DRIVER

Posted on 3rd December 2018
Groundworks project stockpiling arrangements not properly managed

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FORTH BRIDGE LIFTING OPERATION NOT PLANNED

Posted on 3rd December 2018
Major project PC failed to plan, supervise and carry out lift safely

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DEVELOPER FAILED ON ASBESTOS ASSESSMENT

Posted on 28th November 2018
HSE inspection revealed refurb works without asbestos survey

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POST DRIVER HAMMER CRUSHED HAND OF WORKMAN

Posted on 28th November 2018
Unsafe system of work for vehicle crash barrier installation

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WORKER FELL FROM LOFT THROUGH CEILING

Posted on 28th November 2018
Major house builder lacked understanding of loft fragile surfaces risk

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NEW SITE DUMPER SAFETY GUIDANCE ISSUED

Posted on 28th November 2018
Construction plant sector concerns prompts CPA consults on draft

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CCTV INSTALLER FELL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 28th November 2018
Contractor failed to properly plan and control the risks

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VISITOR DIED FALLING INTO CONCEALED BASEMENT

Posted on 28th November 2018
Contractor failed to protect basement void on domestic project

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RACKING FALL REVEALED UNSAFE SYSTEM OF WORK

Posted on 18th November 2018
European firm fined £300,000 after UK sub-contractor employee fell

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FAILURE TO ACT ON VIBRATION AND SILICA HAZARDS

Posted on 18th November 2018
Worker health put at risk during stripping of furnace lining

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MAJOR FM FIRM FAILED TO MAINTAIN BACK-UP POWER

Posted on 18th November 2018
Power loss at laboratory site created potential risk from biological agents

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IGNORING HSE PROHIBITIONS COST FIRM £250,000

Posted on 16th November 2018
CDM 2015 and work at height requirements repeatedly breached

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ROOF COLLAPSED UNDER EXCESS LOADING

Posted on 11th November 2018
Director and company fined over roof design failures

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FORK LIFT OVERTURNED IN SCAFFOLDING YARD

Posted on 10th November 2018
Untrained operator suffered life changing crush injuries

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