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Construction worker dies after falling from tower

A construction company has been fined after an employee died as a result of falling from a mobile tower. Read More

Company fined after worker falls and suffers serious injuries

A housing company has been sentenced after an agency worker suffered serious injuries in a ladder fall. Read More

Director sentenced after apprentice injured in fall from height

The director of an air conditioning company has been sentenced after a worker sustained a broken back when he fell five metres to the ground. Read More

Winter-related hazards – Protecting your workplace this Christmas

With Christmas quickly approaching, wintry weather brings with it a host of related health and safety risks, from slips and trips to electric shocks... Read More

Trailer manufacturing company fined £172k after worker fell from height

Montracon Limited has been fined for safety breaches after a worker suffered head injuries after falling from a stepladder. Read More

Harrier safeguards worker health with mobile surgery

Safety firm, Harrier, is set to launch a ‘mobile surgery’ to ensure events staff are of sound physical health. Read More

Construction employee sustains multiple fractures after fall from height

A construction firm has been fined after a roof worker fell six metres through a fragile roof sheet whilst working on a barn at a farm. Read More

Waste management company fined £760,000 after workers suffered multiple fractures

A waste management company has been sentenced for safety breaches after an employee and an agency worker both fell from height. Read More

Managing fire risk during cladding and insulation removal and replacement on high-rise buildings – guidance for inspectors

HSE guidance outlines the key fire risks to be managed by duty holders during the removal and replacement of cladding on high-rise buildings. Read More

Business owner prosecuted over fatal accident

The owner of a business has been sentenced to eight months in prison, suspended for 18 months, after a fatal accident. Read More



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