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HSE LOOK TO LOCAL AUTHORITIES FOR CDM SUPPORT

Posted on 14th November 2019
Council Inspectors focus on CDM client duties – asbestos, fragility and RCS

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VERBAL WARNING OF DANGER IS NO DEFENCE

Posted on 14th November 2019
Hand of female worker entangled in modified metal drilling rig

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UNDERGROUND CABLE STRIKE CAUSES 50% BURNS

Posted on 14th November 2019
Workman seriously injured using hand-held breaker to excavate post holes

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HSE WELDING FUME REVISED GUIDANCE PUBLISHED

Posted on 14th November 2019
New research evidence on cancer link prompts revision on welding fume

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VIBRATION MANAGEMENT FAILINGS FINED £600,000

Posted on 14th November 2019
Vital health surveillance, tool replacement and management found wanting

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HSE ENFORCEMENT DATABASE LATEST UPDATE

Posted on 31st October 2019
hselogo1View current online register of HSE prosecutions and enforcement notices

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DEVELOPER AND DIRECTOR PUT PUBLIC AT RISK

Posted on 28th October 2019
Demolition undertaken without surveys and effective safety precautions

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SELECTED NEWS POSTED RECENTLY ON TWITTER

Posted on 28th October 2019

BY-PASSING MACHINE INTERLOCK FINED £1.275 MILLION

Posted on 24th October 2019
Trapped key safety system failed to prevent access to conveyor danger

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HSE LOSES PATIENCE WITH ERRANT CONTRACTOR

Posted on 24th October 2019
Roofing firm fined £30,000 over failure to manage work at height risks

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TRUSS ERECTION LACKED INTERNAL FALL PROTECTION

Posted on 24th October 2019
Carpenter fell and injured whilst falling with roof truss

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WORKMAN FELL HEAD FIRST THROUGH ROOFLIGHT

Posted on 24th October 2019
Fragile roof dangers not assessed and properly controlled

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 18th October 2019
CROSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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HSE RISK REDUCTION THROUGH DESIGN AWARD

Posted on 18th October 2019
Regulator seeks to promote hazard avoidance and risk minimisation

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CLIENT AND CONTRACTOR FINED OVER ASBESTOS RISK

Posted on 18th October 2019
Checks for presence of asbestos not undertaken prior to refurbishment

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DIRECTOR PROSECUTED AND JAILED AS EMPLOYEE

Posted on 18th October 2019
Workman fatally injured when crushed between bucket and wall

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BUILDING MATERIALS FIRM FINED OVER FATALITY

Posted on 10th October 2019
Failure to effectively isolated power to machinery caused death of engineer

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CUSTOM AND PRACTICE CAUSED EXPLOSION DEATHS

Posted on 10th October 2019
Electrical accumulator explosion claims the lives of two engineers

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REBAR FELL DURING TANDEM FLT LIFTING OP

Posted on 10th October 2019
Workman seriously injured during improperly planned and executed lift

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FIRM FINED AFTER FINGER OF TRAINEE SEVERED

Posted on 8th October 2019
Young worker injured hand working on unguarded rip saw

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