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LORRY SHEETING ARRANGEMENTS PROVED FATAL

Posted on 16th November 2017
Driver fell 4m to death during unsafe un-sheeting of lorry

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 15th NOV 2017

Posted on 16th November 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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NEW CPA GUIDANCE ON FORWARD TIPPING DUMPERS

Posted on 13th November 2017
Industry aims to help prevent overturns and collision with workers

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DEMOLITION WORKER LOST BALANCE IN FATAL FALL

Posted on 13th November 2017
Lack of measures in place to prevent fall from mezzanine floor

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GROUNDWORKER SET ON FIRE BY CABLE STRIKE

Posted on 13th November 2017
RAMS requirement for underground service checks not followed

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 8th NOV 2017

Posted on 9th November 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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RARE SUPPLIER PROSECUTION OVER FATAL CRUSHING

Posted on 9th November 2017
Vehicle manufacturer design and unsafe user practice caused death

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ASBESTOS SURVEY FAILED TO COVER ALL WORK AREAS

Posted on 8th November 2017
Utilities firm fined after electricians exposed to drilled asbestos

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METAL GRID FELL FROM FLT DURING PAINTING

Posted on 7th November 2017
Steel fabricator could have used sling to safely suspend grids

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DRIVER ESCAPES WITH LIFE AFTER POWER STRIKE

Posted on 7th November 2017
Director given suspended sentence over lorry 132kV line contact

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SCAFFOLDER FELL ON TEMPORARY ROOF WORKS

Posted on 7th November 2017
Injured workman lacked training and fall arrest equipment

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FALLING CONTROL PANEL CRUSHED WORKMAN

Posted on 7th November 2017
Planning lacking on how to safely move heavy electrical equipment

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POWER DOOR INSTALLER JAILED FOR THREE YEARS

Posted on 3rd November 2017
Falling electrically powered gate claimed life of resident

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 2nd NOV 2017

Posted on 2nd November 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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STEEL FIRM REMOVED BAND SAW SAFETY GUARD

Posted on 2nd November 2017
Leg of worker crushed in the vice of an industrial band saw

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WORKMAN FELL AFTER RAIL REMOVED FOR ACCESS

Posted on 2nd November 2017
Small builder failed to allow for missing guard-rail

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FINES RISE RAPIDLY ALONGSIDE HARM TO HEALTH

Posted on 2nd November 2017
hselogo1HSE confirm lowest number of construction fatalities on record

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE OCT 25th 2017

Posted on 25th October 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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GIRDERS FELL DURING UNSAFE USE OF DEMO PLANT

Posted on 25th October 2017
Workman crushed and trapped by steel moved by company MD

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FRAGILE ROOFLIGHT HAZARD LEFT UNCONTROLLED

Posted on 25th October 2017
Principal Contractor failed ensure covers or effective scaffolding installed

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