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ACCREDITATION IS ONLY ONE WAY TO CONFIDENCE

Posted on 24th January 2019
HSE publishes guidance on demonstrating CDM 2015 competence

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PRECAUTIONS ON PAPER LACKING IN PRACTICE

Posted on 24th January 2019
Fatal fall through opening in concrete slab during work with breaker

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HSE TARGETS HEALTH ON LONDON PROJECTS

Posted on 23rd January 2019
Regulator starts inspection ‘blitz’ on construction sites

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WORKMAN FELL FROM UNSECURED LADDER

Posted on 18th January 2019
Industrial cladding company failed to assess and control WAH

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SCAFFOLDER FELL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 18th January 2019
Fall through roof leaves workman with life-changing injuries

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ARM DRAGGED INTO CONVEYOR BELT DANGER

Posted on 16th January 2019
Workman seriously injured on first day at work in quarry

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ROOF TRUSSES TOPPLED TRAPPING WORKMAN

Posted on 16th January 2019
Principal contractor failed to plan, manage and monitor project

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SCAFFOLDING AWARENESS TRAINING FOR ALL

Posted on 16th January 2019
CISRS set to target painters, bricklayers, electricians and plumbers

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POOR LIFT MAINTENANCE CLAIMED LIFE OF CHILD

Posted on 15th January 2019
Affordable housing business and contractor fined over £1.5m

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NEW CPA CRANE SAFETY GUIDANCE ISSUED

Posted on 14th January 2019
Guide covers use of mobile lifting appliances beside railways

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RIBA CONDEMNS RISKIER PROCUREMENT OUTCOMES

Posted on 8th January 2019
Holistic focus on safety is required and not just cost cutting

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DIRECTOR JAILED OVER PAINT STRIPPER ILLEGAL SALE

Posted on 5th January 2019
Banned and restricted chemicals sold contrary to legal requirements

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CLIENT FAILED TO PROCURE ASBESTOS SURVEY

Posted on 2nd January 2019
Demolition work released large quantities of asbestos fibres

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LIVE WORKING IGNITED CLOTHES OF ELECTRICIAN

Posted on 31st December 2018
Spanner came into contact with live terminal causing life-changing burns

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WORKMEN FELL FROM ‘BIN’ ATTACHED TO EXCAVATOR

Posted on 31st December 2018
Premature removal of scissor lift prompted unsafe system of work

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MANY SITES FAIL HSE HEALTH RISK CONTROL TEST

Posted on 31st December 2018
HSE Construction site ‘blitz’ finds breaches at 43% of site visits

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MAKESHIFT FALL ARREST SYSTEM CAUGHT ON CAMERA

Posted on 31st December 2018
Contactors fined for using harness not attached to suitable anchor

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HYDRAULIC RAM SEVERED HAND OF WORKMAN

Posted on 31st December 2018
Major contractor failed to follow own policies and procedures

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ALL WORK AREAS NOT INCLUDED IN ASBESTOS SURVEY

Posted on 31st December 2018
Company fined after asbestos containing materials were released

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FESTIVE GREETINGS TO ALL OUR READERS

Posted on 18th December 2018

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