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HSE ENFORCEMENT DATABASE LATEST UPDATE

Posted on 14th August 2019
hselogo1View current online register of HSE prosecutions and enforcement notices

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FALL PRECAUTIONS FELL BETWEEN TWO FIRMS

Posted on 9th August 2019
Contractors fined after workers at risk of falling from roof

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SOLAR PANEL FIRM AWARE OF FRAGILE ROOF RISK

Posted on 9th August 2019
Workman suffered long-term injuries in 4m fall through rooflight

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HSE PROSECUTE FIRM OVER RISK NOT HARM

Posted on 9th August 2019
Multiple safety failings land construction company in court

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CLIENT AND CONTRACTOR FACED COURT TOGETHER

Posted on 6th August 2019
Firms breached joint duty to plan and carry our work at height safely

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£1M FINE OVER DEATH CAUSED BY EXCAVATOR

Posted on 6th August 2019
Vehicle driver found guilty at trial alongside CDM Principal Contractor

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CHILD DIED WHILST PLAYING ON POWERED GATE

Posted on 6th August 2019
Lack of end stop caused gate to fall on 6 year old boy

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HSE SPEAK AT ACCESS INDUSTRY CONFERENCE 2019

Posted on 6th August 2019
AIF National Working at Height Conference November 2019

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UK CLIENT FINED OVER UNSAFE OVERSEAS FIRM

Posted on 6th August 2019
Italian contractor found guilty despite failure to attend court

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COMPLETE FAILURE TO RECOGNISE HAVS RISK

Posted on 6th August 2019
Specialist drilling company and director sentenced over HAVS danger

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PC AND TWO OTHERS FAILED TO ASSESS WIND EFFECT

Posted on 30th July 2019
Fall of director from roof caused by ‘Storm Doris’ gust

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MAJOR FIRM FINED £400k OVER LIFTING OPERATION

Posted on 28th July 2019
Fitter loses four fingers as load slides and falls to the ground

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NEW HOMES LEFT IN DANGEROUS CONDITION

Posted on 28th July 2019
Fined for unsafe gas work causing fires at housing development

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FIRM FINED £1M OVER EXPLOSION DURING CLEANING

Posted on 25th July 2019
Tank cleaning operation caused burns as flammable vapours ignited

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YOUNG BRICKLAYER FELL THROUGH OPEN STAIRWAY

Posted on 25th July 2019
Firm fined over failure to install fall protection around opening

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 23rd July 2019
CROSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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FLAT ROOF FAILED UNDER WEIGHT OF WORKMAN

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Confusion over fragility proves costly for worker and business

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PROPERTY FIRM FINED OVER FATAL FALL FROM TREE

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Untrained workers using chain saw engaged to fell large sycamore

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LANDLORD PUT PUBLIC AT RISK FROM ASBESTOS

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Powered jet washing of asbestos cement sheets caused spread

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WORKMAN FELL FROM SUSPENDED ACCESS EQUIPMENT

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Health Board and maintenance firm director prosecuted

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