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PILING CONTRACTOR OPERATED UNGUARDED RIG

Posted on 13th October 2015
Exposed piling auger found despite previous HSE advice

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR FINED OVER PILING INCIDENT

Posted on 27th May 2015
Workman seriously injured when struck by suspended hammer

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UNSUITABLE PILE CROPPER LED TO SERIOUS INJURY

Posted on 11th November 2014
Hire company warned contractor more powerful equipment needed

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PILING FIRM WORK SYSTEM CAUSED SEVERED FINGERS

Posted on 11th July 2013
Safe stage at which to lower weight not based on agreed signals

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SHEET PILE LIFTING OPERATION NOT PROPERLY PLANNED

Posted on 18th April 2013
Missing hook safety catch causes sheet to fall from excavator

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MAJOR CONTRACTORS FINED AFTER PILING RIG COLLAPSE

Posted on 6th August 2010
Defective platform design and unsafe system resulted in piling rig near disaster 

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR PROSECUTED AND FINED

Posted on 24th June 2010
Workman loses foot following unsafe piling operations at excavation

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