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FIRMS FAILED TO MONITOR SAFE SYSTEM OF WORK

Posted on 12th September 2019
Principal Contractor and specialist fined over fall through roof mesh

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ASSISTANCE FROM THIRD PARTY PROVES COSTLY

Posted on 12th September 2019
Contractor fined after non-employee loses fingers crushed by dozer

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CUSTODIAL SENTENCES AFTER CAPTURE ON CAMERA

Posted on 12th September 2019
Roofing business partner failed to properly plan and supervise roofwork

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FIRM FINED OVER FALL FROM LORRY BED

Posted on 10th September 2019
Serious injury after failure to provide suitable and clear instructions

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COUNCIL FINED £100k OVER VIBRATION FAILINGS

Posted on 10th September 2019
Excessive use of power tools uncontrolled and without health surveillance

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HSE ENFORCEMENT DATABASE LATEST UPDATE

Posted on 28th August 2019
hselogo1View current online register of HSE prosecutions and enforcement notices

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IMPROVING CDM DESIGNER HAZARD AWARENESS

Posted on 27th August 2019
Research explores power of “multi-media digital tool” for design hazards

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DEMOLITION FEDERATION ON RECENT INCIDENTS

Posted on 27th August 2019
NFDC ‘statement of awareness’ follows unplanned collapses

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RAISING COMPETENCE AND MAKING BUILDINGS SAFER

Posted on 27th August 2019
Life-safety-critical disciplines urged to act on Interim Report

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BUILDING WORKS COMPROMISED GAS SAFETY

Posted on 27th August 2019
Company and director fined after work created risk to residents

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NON-INJURY PROSECUTION OVER WORK ON THE EDGE

Posted on 27th August 2019
HSE routine inspection results in £25,000 fine for errant contractor

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FALL PRECAUTIONS FELL BETWEEN TWO FIRMS

Posted on 9th August 2019
Contractors fined after workers at risk of falling from roof

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SOLAR PANEL FIRM AWARE OF FRAGILE ROOF RISK

Posted on 9th August 2019
Workman suffered long-term injuries in 4m fall through rooflight

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HSE PROSECUTE FIRM OVER RISK NOT HARM

Posted on 9th August 2019
Multiple safety failings land construction company in court

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CLIENT AND CONTRACTOR FACED COURT TOGETHER

Posted on 6th August 2019
Firms breached joint duty to plan and carry our work at height safely

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£1M FINE OVER DEATH CAUSED BY EXCAVATOR

Posted on 6th August 2019
Vehicle driver found guilty at trial alongside CDM Principal Contractor

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CHILD DIED WHILST PLAYING ON POWERED GATE

Posted on 6th August 2019
Lack of end stop caused gate to fall on 6 year old boy

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HSE SPEAK AT ACCESS INDUSTRY CONFERENCE 2019

Posted on 6th August 2019
AIF National Working at Height Conference November 2019

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UK CLIENT FINED OVER UNSAFE OVERSEAS FIRM

Posted on 6th August 2019
Italian contractor found guilty despite failure to attend court

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COMPLETE FAILURE TO RECOGNISE HAVS RISK

Posted on 6th August 2019
Specialist drilling company and director sentenced over HAVS danger

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