Company and director prosecuted after scaffolder suffers electric shock

A Kent scaffolding company has been fined and its director given a suspended prison sentence after a scaffolder suffered an 11,000-volt electric shock. Read More

Sellafield fined £400k after worker’s scaffold ladder fall

The operators of Sellafield nuclear site has been fined £400,000 after a worker sustained serious back injuries when he fell from a scaffolding ladder at the nuclear site. Read More

Company fined after worker suffered fall from height

Infiniti Roofing and Construction Ltd has been sentenced for breaches of safety regulations after an employee fell through a gap in scaffolding and sustained multiple injuries. Read More

Fines after fatal fall from scaffolding

A 54-year-old man has been fined £4,000 after being convicted of breaking health and safety laws after his father fell and died in South Gloucestershire, while working for his company. Read More

Suspended sentence for owner of roofing firm

A roofing company owner has been given a suspended sentence after a member of the public reported a concern regarding unsafe work at height. Read More

Scaffolding contractor fined after worker sustains multiple injuries in fall

A scaffolding contractor has been fined after a worker fell from height resulting in serious injuries. Read More

‘Ladders are responsible for nearly 40% of all falls from height investigations’, says HSE

According to the HSE, working at height remains one of the biggest cause of fatalities and major injuries in the workplace. Read More

£160k fine for scaffolding company after crane operator electrocuted

A company has been fined after a worker was fatally electrocuted whilst operating a lorry mounted crane. Read More

Contractor fined after employee falls from scaffolding

A shopfitting company has been fined after an employee suffered multiple fractures after falling fifteen feet from scaffolding. Read More

Roofer and scaffolder sentenced following fatal fall from height

A roofer and a scaffolder have been sentenced following a fatal fall from height at a two-storey terraced house. Read More

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