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MULTIPLE FATALITY INCIDENT REACHES CROWN COURT

Posted on 22nd February 2017
Trial set over death of four workmen crushed by steel structure

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INCIDENT: SCAFFOLD COLLAPSE ON HIGH STREET

Posted on 22nd February 2017
Two workmen injured when falling with collapsing scaffold

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 22nd FEB 2017

Posted on 22nd February 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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CYLINDER FAILURE CAUSED DEATH OF TESTER

Posted on 16th February 2017
Hire firm engineer died when pressure vessel ‘cracked’ under test

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JAIL TERM FOR BOSS OVER FLAT ROOF FATAL FALL

Posted on 16th February 2017
Workman fell from unprotected flat roof edge during refurb

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FATALITY: SITE DEATH ‘WORKING WITH CONCRETE’

Posted on 16th February 2017
Cement lorry mixer believed to be involved in fatal incident

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 15th FEB 2017

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

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STEEL FIRM WORKER LOSES LEG IN CRANE INCIDENT

Posted on 14th February 2017
Poor crane maintenance resulted in highly dangerous workarounds

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HSE PLAN ON LOSING FEE CHARGE CHALLENGE

Posted on 10th February 2017
Judicial review triggers regulator rethink on Fee for Intervention

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DOING SAFETY DIFFERENTLY… AND BETTER?

Posted on 9th February 2017
Rethinking a more positive approach to workplace health and safety

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CONTRACTOR JAILED OVER FATAL FRAGILE FALL

Posted on 9th February 2017
Courts imposes 8 month prison sentence for health and safety offence

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY ALERT: STEEL FRAME STABILITY

Posted on 8th February 2017
SCOSS issues alert on stability/integrity of steel frame structures

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GROUND ENGINEERS LACKED HAVS MANAGEMENT

Posted on 8th February 2017
Company failed to act after employee flagged hand-arm vibration risk

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TRIAL: PASSER-BY KILLED BY FALLING FRAMES

Posted on 8th February 2017
Three managers deny gross negligence manslaughter charges

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 8th FEB 2017

Posted on 8th February 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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DIRECTOR JAILED AFTER YOUNG WORKER BURNT

Posted on 8th February 2017
Unsafe system of work, lack of first aid and failure to report injury

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HSE CONSTRUCTION FATALITY RECORDS: Q1-3 2016/17

Posted on 8th February 2017
Latest HSE fatality records reveal 17 deaths in 9 month period

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LICENSED ASBESTOS REMOVAL CONTRACTOR FINED

Posted on 3rd February 2017
Risk would have been prevented by use of enclosures

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FAILURE TO FOLLOW SURVEY PROMPTS JAIL TERM

Posted on 3rd February 2017
Contractor demolished building knowing asbestos was present

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INQUEST: CRANE OPERATOR ELECTROCUTED

Posted on 2nd February 2017
Driver died after lorry mounted crane struck overhead cable

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