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ASSESSMENT OF ASBESTOS RISK BELOW PAR

Posted on 8th March 2017
Contractor failed to check pre-construction demolition survey

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 8th MAR 2017

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

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LIFT CAR FALL CLAIMS LIFE DURING REFURB PROJECT

Posted on 8th March 2017
Demo contractor and contracts manager fined over lift shaft death

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INSECURE DECKING LEAVES WORKMAN PARALYSED

Posted on 8th March 2017
Temporary works failure caused scaffolder to fall 4m through opening

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INCIDENT: ROAD PROJECT WORKER CRUSHED BY PIPE

Posted on 7th March 2017
Falling concrete pipe leaves workman with serious injury

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RAY O’ROURKE CALLS FOR SAFETY THROUGH DESIGN

Posted on 7th March 2017
Construction industry supremo deplores medieval ‘manual intervention’

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 1st MAR 2017

Posted on 1st March 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR FINED OVER FLOOR COLLAPSE

Posted on 1st March 2017
Failure to implement joist support design put workers at risk

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015 ‘FAIL’ THE RED TAPE TEST

Posted on 28th February 2017
Housebuilding sector takes CDM Regulations 2015 in stride

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SYSTEM FOR REVERSING VEHICLES FOUND WANTING

Posted on 27th February 2017
Site operator held accountable for death of HGV owner driver

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HISTORIC HOME BUTLER DIED IN LIFT INCIDENT

Posted on 27th February 2017

Competent person examination should have identified defects

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MASSIVE FINE IMPOSED BY MAGISTRATES COURT

Posted on 27th February 2017
Workman struck by unsecured furniture arm during manual handling

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HOMES DEVELOPER IGNORED HSE INSPECTOR ADVICE

Posted on 27th February 2017
Firm fined after failure to act on regulator prohibition

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MANUAL HANDLING RISK TRIGGERS £450,000 FINE

Posted on 27th February 2017

Three workmen lifting ventilation unit caused platform collapse

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ESTATE AGENTS FAILED TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC

Posted on 27th February 2017
Prospective home buyer fell 10m down well during viewing

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REDUCING TELEHANDLER OVERTURNING INCIDENTS

Posted on 24th February 2017
HSE Research reveals key factors in preventing telehandler overturns

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DIDCOT DEMOLITION DISASTER UPDATE

Posted on 23rd February 2017
Death of four men at power station marked by a minutes silence

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY ALERT: EXTERNAL WALL STABILITY

Posted on 23rd February 2017
SCOSS issues Safety Alert after school wall collapse Inquiry report

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VEHICLE OVERTURNED INTO EXCAVATION AT DOCKS

Posted on 23rd February 2017
Workforce at risk for days during the course of excavation works

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DEATH FOLLOWED POOR CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT

Posted on 23rd February 2017
Host company fined £600,000 after contractor fell from ladder

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