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HSE CONSTRUCTION FATALITY RECORDS: Q1 2017/18

Posted on 23rd August 2017
Latest HSE fatality records reveal four (4) deaths in first three months

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HSE ON SILICA DUST (RCS): RISK MANAGEMENT UPDATE

Posted on 23rd August 2017
New guidance available on key HSE Construction Sector priority

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HOUSEHOLDER EXPOSED TO ASBESTOS RISK

Posted on 22nd August 2017
Builder removed AIB during garage conversion in unsafe manner

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ASBESTOS REMOVAL FIRM IN MULTIPLE BREACH

Posted on 22nd August 2017
Director sentenced to prison term and company fined £100k

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WORKMAN DIED IN FALL DURING ROOFWORK

Posted on 22nd August 2017
Contractors failed to manage risk, communicate and coordinate work

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SCAFFOLDING FIRM FAILED TO FOLLOW STANDARDS

Posted on 22nd August 2017
Untrained and unsupervised workman lacked safety equipment

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 16th AUG 2017

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

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UPDATED SCAFFOLDING DESIGN E-GUIDE RELEASED

Posted on 14th August 2017
NASC launches enhanced TG20:13 eGuide scaffold design tool

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NASC LAUNCH FREE TO DOWNLOAD GUIDANCE

Posted on 14th August 2017
Access and scaffolding guides now open to members and non-members

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 9th AUGUST 2017

Posted on 11th August 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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NEW GUIDANCE ON UNINTENDED PLANT MOVEMENT

Posted on 11th August 2017
Industry Plant Safety Group highlights hazards and key control measures

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SCAFFOLD COLLAPSE CAUSED BY LACK OF TIES

Posted on 11th August 2017
Falling structure narrowly misses passerby and lands on parked cars

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 2nd AUG 2017

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

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TRAINING IN CIRCULAR SAW USE FOUND WANTING

Posted on 31st July 2017
Joinery firm failures end in serious hand injury and £230,000 fine

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 26th JULY 2017

Posted on 31st July 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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WALL COLLAPSE CLAIMED LIFE OF WORKMAN

Posted on 31st July 2017
Failed to identify risks associated with free standing walls

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WORKMAN FELL DURING WELDING WORK AT HEIGHT

Posted on 31st July 2017
Ladder access to water tank top was insecure and slipped when used

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CCTV INSTALLER FELL BETWEEN FLOOR JOISTS

Posted on 31st July 2017
Principal Contractor and CCTV specialist failed to plan and manage risk

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FACTORY APPRENTICE FELL DURING GUTTER CLEANING

Posted on 31st July 2017
Young workman stepped back and fell 9m through fragile rooflight

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CROSS RAIL JV CONTRACTORS FINED OVER FATALITY

Posted on 31st July 2017
Firm prosecuted after concrete fall death and two other tunnel incidents

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