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    FATALITY: HOMES PROJECT IN SCOTLAND

    Circumstances of construction worker death remain unclear

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    Updated on 24th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE OPEN FEE FOR INTERVENTION CONSULTATION

    hselogo1Regulator proposal for revised FFI disputes process

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    Updated on 24th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    LIFTING OPERATION WITH EXCAVATOR CAUSED DEATH

    Groundworker fatally injured when struck by concrete drainage cover

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    Updated on 24th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    WATER FIRM FINED £1.8M AFTER WORKER DROWNED

    Workman fell through opening into sand filtration tank

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    Updated on 24th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    PC AND CONTRACTOR PAY PRICE FOR UNSAFE WORKING

    Dangerous working practices continued during ‘snowy’ weather

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    Updated on 24th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 19th APRIL 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 20th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    TOUGHER COURT PENALTIES UNDER NEW GUIDELINES

    Analysis of health and safety prosecutions reveals rise on most metrics

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 12th APRIL 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    STOP. MAKE A CHANGE DAY – 18th APRIL 2017

    Infrastructure sector holds first ever ‘National Stand-Down Day’

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    ELECTRICIAN FAILED TO PROTECT HIS TRAINEE

    Community service sentence after apprentice fell through ceiling

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CLIENT FINED OVER ABSENT ASBESTOS SURVEY

    Refurbishment project commenced before survey undertaken

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    GROUNDWORKER LEFT PARALYSED BY FALLING PIPE

    Gas infrastructure business failed to maintain safe system of work

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    Updated on 18th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    MAJOR CONTRACTOR FAILED ON POWER LINE RISK

    Workman suffers severe burns after post touches 11kV overhead cable

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    Updated on 6th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 6th APRIL 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 6th April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    LADDER UNSUITABLE FOR IVY CLEARING TASK

    Electricity supplier fined £900,000 after linesman ladder fall

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    ABSENCE OF ASBESTOS SURVEY PUT FIRMS IN COURT

    Contractor and removal firm jointly responsible for failings

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    WORKING WELL TOGTHER DESIGNER CDM EVENT

    Designer Awareness Day – Preventing Occupational Disease through Design

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    INDUSTRY BODIES STRUCTURE MEWP SAFETY ALERTS

    Strategic Forum Plant Safety Group publishes Safety Alert Protocol

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    ASPHALT MIXER CLAIMS FINGERS OF WORKMAN

    Guarding on mixing machine below the safety standard required

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: SECOND WINDFARM DEATH IN TWO WEEKS

    Workman fell on operational windfarm under maintenance

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    Updated on 3rd April 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 29th MAR 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 29th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    UTILITY COMPANY CONVICTED AFTER FALL

    Workman died when fall protection lanyard accidentally severed

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    Updated on 28th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    INTENDED SYSTEM UNSAFE … AND NOT FOLLOWED

    Principal contractor and partner failed to protect from roof fall hazard

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    Updated on 28th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    DRAMATIC RESCUE FROM HEIGHT CAUGHT ON VIDEO

    Painter in US saved by fall arrest and rescued after platform failure

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    Updated on 28th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    MAJOR CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT FOUND LACKING

    Fatal dumper truck incident caused by inadequate ‘oversight’

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    Updated on 27th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    SITE MANAGER CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER

    Member of the pubic died as a result of ‘gross negligence’ by manager

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    Updated on 24th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    PUBLIC ‘TIP OFF’ TO HSE LANDS PC IN THE DOCK

    Contractor fined £52,000 following HSE complaint investigation

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    Updated on 23rd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    ROOF CLEANING ENDED IN SKYLIGHT FALL

    HGV driver ‘doubling’ as roof cleaner suffers serious injury

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CLIENT HELD TO ACCOUNT OVER CONTRACTOR DEATH

    Electrical appliance company fined £700,000 after MEWP overturned

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CALL FOR ACTION ON CONSTRUCTION WORKER SUICIDE

    Union urges construction industry reform to reduce high suicide rates

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    DOUBLE MEWP OVERTURN INJURES TWO WORKMEN

    Aircraft maintenance engineers were fortunate to survive incident

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    PC AND CONTRACTOR BOTCHED WALL DEMOLITON

    Assessment, information and induction all found to be wanting

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 22nd MAR 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 22nd March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: WIND FARM CONSTRUCTION WORKER

    Death inside wind turbine tower currently under construction

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    Updated on 21st March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    FATALITY: EXPLOSION AT FORMER FUEL STATION

    Workman died on site where underground tanks being removed

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    Updated on 21st March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    JAIL FOR DIRECTORS PERVERTING COURSE OF JUSTICE

    Risk assessment document changed after fatal roof fall

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    Updated on 21st March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE 15th MAR 2017

    hselogo1Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis

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    Updated on 15th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    MAJOR CONTRACTOR FINED OVER OPENING FALL

    Workman fell whilst installing fall protection holes in floor

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    Updated on 14th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    UNSUITABLE FALL ARREST CONTRIBUTED TO DEATH

    Workman drowned whilst cleaning grain store in ‘quicksand’ like effect

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    Updated on 13th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    LEG OF PRE-CAST WORKER CRUSHED UNDER BLOCKS

    Concrete firm fined £300,000 after employee has leg amputated

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    Updated on 13th March 2017 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

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