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TEMPORARY WORKS HOARDING FELL ON PEDESTRIAN

Posted on 26th February 2020
Member of the public struck when site fence collapsed suddenly

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TREE FELLING OPERATIONS LACKED DEFINED COMMS

Posted on 14th January 2020
Workman struck by falling tree inside “normal” exclusion zone

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MAJOR DEMOLITION CONTRACTOR FINED £500,000

Posted on 14th January 2020
Collapse of concrete slab caused death of worker and excavator fall

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BULK BAG COLLAPSE CAUSED BY UNSAFE STACKING

Posted on 9th December 2019
Bulk bag collapsed onto workman when struck by fork lift

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UNSTABLE STAIRCASE COLLAPSE DURING REFURB WORK

Posted on 22nd November 2019
Workman not informed of staircase hazard suffered serious injury

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PC AND TWO OTHERS FAILED TO ASSESS WIND EFFECT

Posted on 30th July 2019
Fall of director from roof caused by ‘Storm Doris’ gust

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WALL COLLAPSED ON DOMESTIC PROJECT CLIENT

Posted on 27th May 2019
Sole trader builder sentenced to 120 hours community service

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ROOF COLLAPSED UNDER EXCESS LOADING

Posted on 11th November 2018
Director and company fined over roof design failures

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JAIL TERM FOR DEVELOPER AFTER BUILDING COLLAPSE

Posted on 6th August 2018
Inexperienced workers demolished structure without Principal Contractor

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TEMP WORKS DESIGNED BY MANAGER AND UNCHECKED

Posted on 17th July 2018
Collapse of platform highlighted failure in temporary works management

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SECURITY PANELS FELL DESPITE EARLY WARNING

Posted on 10th July 2018
Firm fined £1/4 million after worker crushed by falling fencing

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VEHICLE STRIKE TRIGGERED FALL OF ROOF TRUSSES

Posted on 10th July 2018
Manufacturer failed to identify a suitable safe system of work

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DIRECTOR FAILED TO COMPLY WITH PROHIBITION

Posted on 11th June 2018
Precautions not taken to prevent excavation collapse and falling

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EXCAVATION CAUSED RETAINING WALL COLLAPSE

Posted on 29th May 2018
Precautions not taken to secure stability of free-standing wall

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DIDCOT DEMOLITION DISASTER UPDATE

Posted on 23rd February 2017
Death of four men at power station marked by a minutes silence

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