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PROPERTY FIRM FINED OVER FATAL FALL FROM TREE

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Untrained workers using chain saw engaged to fell large sycamore

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LANDLORD PUT PUBLIC AT RISK FROM ASBESTOS

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Powered jet washing of asbestos cement sheets caused spread

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WORKMAN FELL FROM SUSPENDED ACCESS EQUIPMENT

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Health Board and maintenance firm director prosecuted

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CONSIDERING TEMP WORKS IN PERMANENT DESIGN

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Useful overview for civil and structural engineers on contemporary practice

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FIRM FAILED TO COMPLY WITH SITE WELFARE NOTICE

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Basic welfare requirements found wanting for second time

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PRISON TERM OVER POORLY GUARDED CIRCULAR SAW

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Workman lost three fingers using machine without guard and riving knife

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COMPANY IGNORED HSE ON SILICA DUST ACTION

Posted on 23rd July 2019
Worktop manufacturer failed to control dust and manage ventilation

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ASBESTOS REMOVED WITHOUT SURVEY OR CONTROLS

Posted on 15th July 2019
Client fined over failure to commission refurb and demo survey

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‘VICTORIAN’ SAFETY AND FATIGUE BEHIND RAIL DEATH

Posted on 13th July 2019
Investigation report links zero hours contracts to hazardous fatigue

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MPS EXAMINE CONSTRUCTION RESPIRATORY HEALTH

Posted on 12th July 2019
Parliamentary group calls for evidence on the impact of worker silicosis

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UNSAFE LIFTING OPERATION TRAPPED WORKMAN

Posted on 12th July 2019
Sling failure and inadequate lifting plan resulted in leg amputation

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HSE ENFORCEMENT DATABASE LATEST UPDATE

Posted on 11th July 2019
hselogo1View current online register of HSE prosecutions and enforcement notices

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TIMBER FRAME FIRM FAILED ON FIRE AND FALLING

Posted on 11th July 2019
House builder fined after routine HSE site inspection

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FIRM FAILED TO ACT ON SILICA DUST RISK

Posted on 11th July 2019
Cutting of paving flags exposed workers to respirable crystalline silica

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POST GRENFELL BUILDING SAFETY SYSTEM REVIEW

Posted on 11th July 2019
Structural safety body seek support for key reporting role

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OVERCOME BY CUTTING IN CONFINED SPACE

Posted on 8th July 2019
Construction worker suffered carbon monoxide poisoning

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APPRENTICE OVERCOME BY CHEMICAL VAPOUR

Posted on 8th July 2019
Stripping operations lacked ventilation controls, RPE and training

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DEBRIS FROM DEMOLITION SITE NOT RESTRAINED

Posted on 8th July 2019
Loss assessor on adjacent property injured by stray waste

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WORKMAN FELL FROM UNGUARDED FLAT ROOF

Posted on 8th July 2019
Basic work at height management systems and training absent

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CONSTRUCTION FATALITIES FALL TO RECORD LOW

Posted on 3rd July 2019
hselogo1HSE release final annual workplace fatality figures 2018/19

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