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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...
Scaffold Collapse

Two injured as scaffolding collapses in London street

A man is fighting for his life after falling from height while working on scaffolding at an address in London The incident happened at around...
HSE: Builder Sentenced

No Insurance For Scaffolding Firm

A scaffolding firm has been fined after it ignored repeated requests to prove it held insurance for employees working on the Fylde Coast. The Health...

Scaffolding Collapses In The Center Of Chorley

  Scaffolding collapsed on a busy market street throwing a 45 year old worker 15ft to the ground. AN eyewitness said “it was a miracle nobody...
Scaffold Boards

Safety Alert Issued On Defective Scaffold Boards In Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s Health & Safety Executive (HSENI) have issued a Safety Alert. Broken scaffold boards have recently caused an increase in serious accidents on construction sites in...
HSE: Builder Sentenced

Builder Sentenced After Colleague’s Scaffolding Fall

A building worker suffered life-changing injuries in a fall after a colleague loosened a scaffolding guardrail which later gave way, a court has heard...

Scaffolders increase but incidents fall by 20%

The NASC (National Access & Scaffolding Confederation) has launched its latest annual Safety Report. The report which is an audit of all NASC ‘Contracting’...

Company boss fined after scaffolder fell to his death

Walesonline.co.uk has reported that the boss of a building company was given fines and costs totalling £25,000 today after one of his workers fell...

GKR Ltd win prestigious safety award on South Bank Tower project

The GKR team currently working on the prestigious London, South Bank Tower development continue to prove safety is their top priority by winning the...
Farrens (Construction) Ltd

Farrans Construction Ltd fined 15k after fall from low guard-rail height

Belfast-based Farrans Construction Ltd has been prosecuted by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) after a engineer was severely injured when he fell down a...
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