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Scaffold Inspectors Prosecuted After Roofers Fall

The HSE have prosecuted two scaffold Inspectors after a worker fell through a gap between the scaffolding and the building, resulting in serious injuries. Greater...
HSE: Builder Sentenced

Scaffold firm fined 27K after untrained worker falls

A scaffolding company has been fined after a worker was left in a coma after falling from scaffolding. Bristol Magistrates Court heard how an employee...

Safety & Access to Hold Networking Event

Scaffold training specialists Safety & Access Ltd are holding a free Networking Day at their Humber Training Centre CATCH in Stallingborough on 27 September...
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...

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