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    CONSTRUCTION FATALITIES JULY 2011

    Latest release of HSE records reveal seven construction related deaths in July 

    HSE publish each month the in-year details of all deaths at work under their jurisdiction including those occurring on construction projects.

    This information is ‘as reported’ by third parties and does not purport to be a formal statistical release.

    Our analysis of the HSE reports and press coverage suggest that 7 deaths occurred during ‘construction work’ during July 2011. These were:

    1. 06/07/2011 Robert Shore – struck by falling object;
    2. 06/07/2011 Michael Kelly – struck by falling object;
    3. 13/07/2011 Peter Cochrane – fell from height;
    4. 16/07/2011 Marie Kirkham – died following fall (MoP); 
    5. 20/07/2011 Mark williams – overturning vehicle;  
    6. 21/07/2001 Anthony McGowan – struck by falling object; and
    7. 22/07/2011 Mark Newlands – fell from height.
      
    Comment

    We use these details, in conjunction with press reports etc, to establish a picture of construction project deaths each month. Subsequent HSE investigation may determine that some are not reportable under RIDDOR. 

     See our news coverage of all Fatalities 2011/12 to date

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