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REVERSING TELEHANDLER CAUSED SITE DEATH

Posted on 26th May 2017
Principal Contractor and contractor held jointly responsible

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PLANNING AND DESIGN ERRORS BEHIND FOUR DEATHS

Posted on 26th May 2017
Prison sentence and fines follow steel cage collapse tragedy

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FAILED HSE SITE INSPECTION ENDS IN COURT

Posted on 26th May 2017
Injury not required for accountability over poor safety standards

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RISK ASSESSMENT BREACH PROMPTS £400,000 FINE

Posted on 24th May 2017
Fatality revealed assessment was not suitable and sufficient

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 24th MAY 2017

Posted on 24th May 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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LACK OF SAFE PLATFORMS FOR WORK ON CRANE

Posted on 22nd May 2017
Major crane hire company erred on work at height precautions

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SECOND CORPORATE MANSLAUGHTER CASE IN WEEK

Posted on 22nd May 2017
Double fatality represented pattern of serious neglect

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DIRECTORS JAILED AND FIRM FINED FOR MANSLAUGHTER

Posted on 22nd May 2017
Client paid £100,000 less than economic cost for roof work

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SOLAR PANEL FIRM AND DIRECTOR IN COURT

Posted on 22nd May 2017
Ineffective use of fall arrest no substitute for proper precautions

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FIRM FAILED TO SECURE COMPETENT ASSISTANCE

Posted on 22nd May 2017
Court holds manager to account over inaction on risk management

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 17th MAY 2017

Posted on 21st May 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 10th MAY 2017

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

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GROUND WORKER TRAPPED BY EXCAVATION COLLAPSE

Posted on 11th May 2017
Fellow workers dug earth so injured workman could breath

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MAJOR UK FIRMS FAILED ON VEHICLE MANAGEMENT

Posted on 9th May 2017
Worker struck and injured when towed trolley and load overturned

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MAGISTRATES FINE FIRM £250,000 OVER ROOF FALL

Posted on 9th May 2017
Solar panel firm failed to control risk and supervise works

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HSE REFURBISHMENT CAMPAIGN ENDS £750,000 FINE

Posted on 8th May 2017
Contractor fined under CDM after failing to act on asbestos survey

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SITE MANAGER JAILED OVER DEATH OF PASSER-BY

Posted on 8th May 2017
Failure to secure windows led to death and manslaughter sentence

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ROGUE GAS FITTER JAILED FOR 16 MONTHS

Posted on 3rd May 2017
Work unsafe and exposed home residents at risk of harm

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LADDER ASSOCIATION ISSUES NEW SAFETY GUIDANCE

Posted on 3rd May 2017
Guidance comes amidst concerns surrounding unsafe telescopic ladders

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FATALITY: FALL ON NEW HOMES PROJECT

Posted on 3rd May 2017
Workman died falling from a ladder on construction project

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