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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 29th MAR 2017

Posted on 29th March 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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UTILITY COMPANY CONVICTED AFTER FALL

Posted on 28th March 2017
Workman died when fall protection lanyard accidentally severed

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INTENDED SYSTEM UNSAFE … AND NOT FOLLOWED

Posted on 28th March 2017
Principal contractor and partner failed to protect from roof fall hazard

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DRAMATIC RESCUE FROM HEIGHT CAUGHT ON VIDEO

Posted on 28th March 2017
Painter in US saved by fall arrest and rescued after platform failure

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT FOUND LACKING

Posted on 27th March 2017
Fatal dumper truck incident caused by inadequate ‘oversight’

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SITE MANAGER CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER

Posted on 24th March 2017
Member of the pubic died as a result of ‘gross negligence’ by manager

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PUBLIC ‘TIP OFF’ TO HSE LANDS PC IN THE DOCK

Posted on 23rd March 2017
Contractor fined £52,000 following HSE complaint investigation

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ROOF CLEANING ENDED IN SKYLIGHT FALL

Posted on 22nd March 2017
HGV driver ‘doubling’ as roof cleaner suffers serious injury

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CLIENT HELD TO ACCOUNT OVER CONTRACTOR DEATH

Posted on 22nd March 2017
Electrical appliance company fined £700,000 after MEWP overturned

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CALL FOR ACTION ON CONSTRUCTION WORKER SUICIDE

Posted on 22nd March 2017
Union urges construction industry reform to reduce high suicide rates

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DOUBLE MEWP OVERTURN INJURES TWO WORKMEN

Posted on 22nd March 2017
Aircraft maintenance engineers were fortunate to survive incident

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PC AND CONTRACTOR BOTCHED WALL DEMOLITON

Posted on 22nd March 2017
Assessment, information and induction all found to be wanting

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 22nd MAR 2017

Posted on 22nd March 2017
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FATALITY: WIND FARM CONSTRUCTION WORKER

Posted on 21st March 2017
Death inside wind turbine tower currently under construction

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FATALITY: EXPLOSION AT FORMER FUEL STATION

Posted on 21st March 2017
Workman died on site where underground tanks being removed

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JAIL FOR DIRECTORS PERVERTING COURSE OF JUSTICE

Posted on 21st March 2017
Risk assessment document changed after fatal roof fall

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 15th MAR 2017

Posted on 15th March 2017
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MAJOR CONTRACTOR FINED OVER OPENING FALL

Posted on 14th March 2017
Workman fell whilst installing fall protection holes in floor

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UNSUITABLE FALL ARREST CONTRIBUTED TO DEATH

Posted on 13th March 2017
Workman drowned whilst cleaning grain store in ‘quicksand’ like effect

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LEG OF PRE-CAST WORKER CRUSHED UNDER BLOCKS

Posted on 13th March 2017
Concrete firm fined £300,000 after employee has leg amputated

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