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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 2nd NOV 2017

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

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STEEL FIRM REMOVED BAND SAW SAFETY GUARD

Posted on 2nd November 2017
Leg of worker crushed in the vice of an industrial band saw

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WORKMAN FELL AFTER RAIL REMOVED FOR ACCESS

Posted on 2nd November 2017
Small builder failed to allow for missing guard-rail

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FINES RISE RAPIDLY ALONGSIDE HARM TO HEALTH

Posted on 2nd November 2017
hselogo1HSE confirm lowest number of construction fatalities on record

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE OCT 25th 2017

Posted on 25th October 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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GIRDERS FELL DURING UNSAFE USE OF DEMO PLANT

Posted on 25th October 2017
Workman crushed and trapped by steel moved by company MD

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FRAGILE ROOFLIGHT HAZARD LEFT UNCONTROLLED

Posted on 25th October 2017
Principal Contractor failed ensure covers or effective scaffolding installed

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WORKING PLATFORM FELL FROM TELEHANDLER

Posted on 25th October 2017
Manufacturer instructions for safe platform attachment not followed

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR FINED £640K OVER CO RISK

Posted on 23rd October 2017
Simple marking required to control carbon monoxide gas

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PRISON TERM FOR SOLE TRADER CONTRACTOR

Posted on 19th October 2017
Small contractor pays the price for failing to manage work at height hazards

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WORKMAN FELL THROUGH ROOF OPENING

Posted on 19th October 2017
Waterproof membrane concealed conservatory roof hazard

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 18th OCT 2017

Posted on 19th October 2017
hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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DEATH AND POORLY MANAGED RISK FINED £3.8 MILLION

Posted on 18th October 2017
Unstable precast concrete panels toppled MEWP and crushed operator

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DOING SAFETY DIFFERENTLY – THE MOVIE…

Posted on 13th October 2017
Reducing compliance bureaucracy and putting trusting in people

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WORKMAN FELL FROM EDGE OF UNGUARDED OPENING

Posted on 13th October 2017
Firm fined £95,000 over failure to assess and protect workers at height

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FITTERS FINGERS SEVERED BY UNGUARDED TABLE SAW

Posted on 13th October 2017
Compensation order for injured workman takes precedence over fine

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HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 11th OCT 2017

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

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ROOF WORKER FRACTURED BACK IN FRAGILE FALL

Posted on 11th October 2017
Fragile wood wool slabs failed to support weight of workman

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PRODUCTS: ELIMINATING HEALTH RISKS BY DESIGN

Posted on 11th October 2017
Innovative product eliminates key hazards for CDM 2015 designers

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DRIVER DIED WHEN CRUSHED BETWEEN VEHICLES

Posted on 10th October 2017
Firm failed to follow industry guidance on coupling and uncoupling

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