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HSE: Builder Sentenced

Scaffolding Firm Fined after Scaffold Collapse

A Dorset based company has been fined after a scaffold collapsed at an industrial unit in Wallisdown, Poole.Poole Magistrates’ Court heard how Swanage and...
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Jamie Mines: Scaffolding firm faces prosecution

A scaffolding firm is being prosecuted after a worker had his leg, hands and foot amputated following an electric shock. Jamie Mines was injured at...

Worker killed after falling from scaffolding in Kensington

A worker was killed yesterday at a construction site in Kensington. The worker who has been rumored online to be a scaffolder, is believed to...
HSE: Builder Sentenced

Rotherham Scaffolders Found Guilty of Health And Safety Breach

A scaffolding company and director have been heavily fined for breaching Section 37 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.Sheffield Crown Court...
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Gateshead Contractor Admits Safety Failings Following Scaffolders Death

Contractors Pyeroy have admitted health and safety failings over the death of a man trapped between a cherry picker and scaffolding at Devonport Dockyard...
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Scaffolding collapse narrowly misses school children

School children and staff narrowly miss serious injury after scaffolding collapses onto a school in Wales. An investigation by Health and Safety and Vale of...

HSE Inspector Numbers Cut By A Quarter

Numbers of Front-line health and safety inspectors have been cut by 25 per cent in six years according to figures obtained by the Unite...

Contractor Fined More Than £200,000 Over Tragic Death of Scaffolder

Steel Fabricator CMF Ltd has been ordered to pay more than £200,000 following the death of a scaffolder crushed by a falling concrete block...

NASC 2017 Safety Report Reveals Another Fatality Free Year

The National Access & Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) has reported another fatality-free year in its highly regarded 2017 Safety Report. The document analyses accident and injury...

Life Can be Electrifying

UK Power Networks are urging trades people to Work Safe, Stay Safe and Think Electricity. We all know people's lives can change within seconds. Let's...

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