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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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HSE SPEAK AT ACCESS INDUSTRY CONFERENCE 2019

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

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STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

Posted on 23rd July 2019
CROSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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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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‘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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POST GRENFELL BUILDING SAFETY SYSTEM REVIEW

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

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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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HSE TO HELP DITCH ‘UNNECESSARY PAPERWORK’

Posted on 12th June 2019
Board considers forthcoming HSE guidance on navigating H&S rules

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NEW APPROACH TO HIGHWAYS HEALTH AND SAFETY

Posted on 5th June 2019
Highways England launches ‘Home Safe and Well’ strategy

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CDM 2015 CLIENT FINED OVER ASBESTOS FAILINGS

Posted on 4th June 2019
Homes development company and director fined

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CONSTRUCTION PROJECT FATALITIES FALLING

Posted on 4th June 2019
HSE fatality records for 2018/19 indicate significant reduction in deaths

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ALERT: REINFORCED AERATED CONCRETE PLANKS

Posted on 3rd June 2019
Structural Safety body issues alert over recent failure

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PLASTERER FELL FROM UNGUARDED HOUSE LANDING

Posted on 20th May 2019
Sole trader failed to manage risk to self-employed worker

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SOLAR PANEL CLEAN RESULTED IN FRAGILE ROOF FALL

Posted on 20th May 2019
Elevated work platform would have been mitigated fall risk

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PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR FAILED TO MANAGE PROJECT

Posted on 16th May 2019
Double prosecution following fall through fragile roof

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HSE DEMOLITION INCIDENT CASE STUDIES

Posted on 14th May 2019
Regulator advice focuses on underlying causes of recent demo incidents

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TEMPORARY WORKS: NEW GUIDANCE PUBLISHED

Posted on 13th May 2019
TW Forum (TWf) advice on PC concrete, platforms and stockpiles

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FIRM FAILED TO ENFORCE FALL ARREST SYSTEM

Posted on 13th May 2019
Worker 5m fall through roof preventable by scaffolding and safety nets

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FINGERS AMPUTATED IN WOOD MACHINE INCIDENTS

Posted on 13th May 2019
Joinery firm failed to provide effective safeguards on saw and planer

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