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FLAT ROOF FAILED UNDER WEIGHT OF WORKMAN

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Confusion over fragility proves costly for worker and business

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SCAFFOLDER DIED IN FALL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOF

Posted on 12th June 2019
Contractor given prison term and main contractor fined

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FRAGILE ROOF FALL DEATH ATTRACTS NOMINAL FINE

Posted on 27th May 2019
Volunteer fell through roof of football club stand

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FARMER FINED OVER FATAL FALL THROUGH ROOF

Posted on 20th May 2019
Valley gutter cleaning from ladder ends in death of contractor

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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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WORKER FELL FROM LOFT THROUGH CEILING

Posted on 28th November 2018
Major house builder lacked understanding of loft fragile surfaces risk

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CCTV INSTALLER FELL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 28th November 2018
Contractor failed to properly plan and control the risks

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FALL THROUGH FRAGILE CEILING TILES

Posted on 27th September 2018
Failure to implemented control measures for working near fragile surfaces

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ACTUAL SYSTEM OF WORK WAS OPPOSITE OF RAMS

Posted on 13th September 2018
Workman fell 4m through fragile asbestos roof sheet

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SOLAR SPECIALIST FAILED TO PLAN FOR SAFETY

Posted on 6th August 2018
Fragile roof failed under weight of solar installation worker

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DIRECTOR AND COMPANY FINED FOR SAFETY BREACHES

Posted on 6th August 2018
Basic work at height risks and welfare requirements ignored

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WORKMAN SURVIVES 6m FALL THROUGH ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 17th July 2018
Unsecured boards provided to cover nearby fragile materials

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LEADING ROOFING SPECIALIST FOUND WANTING

Posted on 17th July 2018
Risk to employees and the public after failure to meet required standard

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FALL THROUGH ROOF ON LOCAL COUNCIL BUILDING

Posted on 21st June 2018
Fragile rooflight fractured when workman ‘misplaced footing’

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SCAFFOLD CONTRACTOR OVERLOOKED MAJOR HAZARD

Posted on 8th May 2018
Well-known risk unidentified during scaffold erection project

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THREE FIRMS FINED £1/2M FOR FRAGILE RISK FAILURES

Posted on 2nd May 2018
Fall through rooflight hazard poorly planned and managed

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CLIENT AND CONTRACTOR TOGETHER IN COURT

Posted on 1st May 2018
Fragile roof fall exposes client failure to manage project

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ROPE ACCESS WORKER FELL THROUGH FRAGILE ROOF

Posted on 24th April 2018
Prison sentence imposed on owner of rope access firm

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR ERRED ON FRAGILE ROOF RISK

Posted on 19th April 2018
Firms fine £965,000 after painter fell through waiting room roof

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HSE STRIKE BEFORE A FALL ON SOLAR PANEL PROJECT

Posted on 26th March 2018
Director and company pay price for lack of fall prevention precautions

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INEXPERIENCED WORKER FELL DURING MINOR WORKS

Posted on 27th February 2018
Insufficient precautions for both edge and fall protection.

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FALL THROUGH ROOF ON OVER-ROOFING PROJECT

Posted on 27th February 2018
Two contractors fined for WAH 2005 and CDM 2015 offences

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