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    CONSTRUCTION FATALITIES JUNE 2012

    Latest HSE monthly records reveal two deaths during June 2012 

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

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

    Our analysis of the HSE reports and further enquiries suggest that two deaths occurred during ‘construction work’ in June 2012.

    1. 20/06/2012 Gary Currie – fall from height
    2. 26/06/2012 Hywel Glyndwr Richards – asphyxiation
    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.

    The number of ‘construction’ in-year deaths during April-June 2012 is 6 (six) compared to 14 (fourteen) during the same period in 2011.

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