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Scaffolder is prosecuted after Roofer falls to his death

A Castleford scaffolder has been prosecuted after a worker fell to his death from a roof. Walter Booth (trading as WB Roofing) was carrying out...

No Investigation into Scaffolding Collapse By HSE

A long run of scaffolding collapsed outside shops in Francis Road, Leyton, London on Monday as a storm battered the UK The length of the...

Scaffolder falls to his death at TV Studios

A scaffolder has been pronounced dead after falling from scaffolding at Maidstone TV studios. Scaffolder Justin Newitt, was yesterday (23 september) working at height when...
NASC Safety Report 2014

NASC Publishes 2014 Scaffolding Safety Report

The NASC has launched its 2014 Safety Report which documents the statistics for scaffolding accidents for all (201) NASC full contracting member companies in...

GKR Scaffolding Wins Big At Mace’s Safety Awards Ceremony

London based scaffolding firm GKR Scaffolding Ltd has been awarded three accolades for outstanding contributions to health and safety. On Wednesday, 15 October, GKR Scaffolding...
HSE: Builder Sentenced

Scaffolder receives life-changing injuries after 9m fall

A bristol based scaffold firm has been fined after a scaffolder was seriously injured after falling nine metres. Bristol Magistrates Court heard how on 23 July...

Accident rates tumble among NASC members

Accident and injury rates among NASC member fell sharply last year according to their latest safety report. The NASC Safety Report documents and analyses accident...

Former Mill Collapses Bringing Down Scaffolding

  Police remained at the scene of a Bradford city centre demolition site this morning after a wall and scaffolding collapsed, causing major disruption. Part of...

Scaffolding lorry driver fined after scaffold crane injures worker

News sources have reported that a worker unloading scaffolding from a flatbed lorry was thrown from the vehicle and hit by its load of boards and tubes...

North Sea Worker Falls To His Death Offshore

A worker has died on an offshore oil platform in the North Sea. A Cape employee has died after falling from BP's Unity platform at...

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