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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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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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STONE CUTTING MACHINE GUARDS FAILED HSE TEST

Posted on 18th December 2018
Precautions taken following HSE enforcement fell into disuse

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MAJOR FM FIRM FAILED TO MAINTAIN BACK-UP POWER

Posted on 18th November 2018
Power loss at laboratory site created potential risk from biological agents

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DEATH FAILED TO TRIGGER PREVENTIVE ACTION

Posted on 29th October 2018
Prison term for director whilst his company ordered to pay £3/4m

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FAILURE TO MAINTAIN GUARDS PROVES COSTLY

Posted on 26th October 2018
Woodworking machinery defective despite previous HSE advice

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FAILURE TO ISOLATE LEAVES WORKMAN PARALYSED

Posted on 16th October 2018
Conveyor guards removed before power source isolated

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RETAILER FINED AFTER FAN AMPUTATES FINGERS

Posted on 12th October 2018
Maintenance engineer injured during roof fan repair works

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POOR PLANT ISOLATION CAUSED CONVEYOR DANGER

Posted on 11th October 2018
Arm of fitter trapped between conveyor drum and belt

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YOUNG WORKER LOSES FINGERS IN SAWING INCIDENT

Posted on 11th October 2018
Provision of training and information could not be proved

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INEFFECTIVELY BRAKED SAW CAUSED AMPUTATIONS

Posted on 27th September 2018
Retro-fitting of precautions may be required on older machines

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SPARE POWER INTERLOCK KEY CAUSED DEATH

Posted on 10th May 2018
Dangerous machinery safety precautions defeated for maintenance tasks

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