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HSE LIFTING OPERATIONS APPROVED CODE UPDATED

Posted on 5th January 2015
New LOLER code and guidance now available free online

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CRANE COMPANY FACES MANSLAUGHTER CHARGE

Posted on 16th September 2014
Corporate Manslaughter allegation over crane driver death

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WRONG EQUIPMENT USED FOR LIFTING BARRIERS

Posted on 10th March 2014
Suitable grab rather than telehandler needed to prevent injury

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EQUIPMENT AND WORK SYSTEM CAUSED DEATH

Posted on 11th September 2013
Aggregates firm fined over lorry crane fatal crushing incident  

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VEHICLE CRANE FAILURES LEAVE WORKER PARALYSED

Posted on 10th January 2012
Defective catch, poor training and slinging practice caused life changing incident

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LORRY MOUNTED CRANE CLAMP CRUSHED CO-WORKER

Posted on 19th October 2011
Trained operator prosecuted after misuse of equipment ends in disaster 

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LORRY OVERTURNS DURING LIFTING OPERATION

Posted on 28th June 2009
Vehicle mounted crane topples during lifting of materials

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GRAB POWERLINE STRIKE UPDATE

Posted on 4th March 2009
Workman fails to survive 11kv powerline strike

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GRAB STRIKE ON POWERLINE

Posted on 21st February 2009
Driver of grab lorry critical after overhead cable strike

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INQUEST WORKMAN CRUSHED BY GRAB UPDATE

Posted on 3rd February 2009
Jury hears how 23 year old workman trapped by scissor grab

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INQUEST WORKMAN STRUCK BY GRAB

Posted on 29th January 2009
Vigil planned for inquest into builder crushed by grab

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