Work at Height Regulations 2005


Company fined after employee sustains serious injuries in fall from height

A manufacturer has been sentenced after an employee suffered serious injuries when he fell from height. Read More

Construction firm director fined after 17-year-old worker fell from height

A construction firm Director has been fined for safety breaches after a young worker fell from a mezzanine floor to the ground below. Read More

Sole trader sentenced after worker sustains serious injuries in fall from height

A sole trader has been fined after a sub-contractor fell five metres through a sky light onto a concrete floor. Read More

Construction company fined for failing to comply with Work at Height Regulations

A construction company has been fined after putting employees at significant risk of a fall from height while working on a roof. Read More

Construction company ‘hadn’t learnt lessons’ from fall incident

A construction company has been fined after HSE inspectors found unsafe working at height practises and other unsafe site operations during a routine inspection. Read More

Construction company fined for breaching work at height regulations

A construction company has been fined after HSE inspectors found unsafe working at height practises and unsafe crane operations during a routine inspection. Read More

Construction firm sentenced after worker falls from height

A self-employed labourer fell almost four meters through a fragile skylight while working to fit roof sheets to a newly constructed steel framed barn. He spent nearly two weeks in hospital after being knocked unconscious and suffering head and facial injuries. Read More

Property company fined after employee falls from roof

A property partnership has been fined £4,000 after an employee fell through a roof light. Read More

Business owner convicted after ignoring notices

A mechanic and landlord based in Kent has been sentenced after refusing to comply with enforcement notices issued by the HSE and Kent Fire and Rescue Service to protect workers and tenants from injury. Read More

Scaffolding company and director fined following ‘avoidable’ fall from height fatality

Wembley Scaffolding Services Limited has been fined following an incident where a worker fell five metres and suffered a fatal head injury. HSE adjudged that no suitable risk assessment was carried out prior to the incident. Read More



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