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It’s Business As Usual At Pointing & Scaffolding Company

THE defiant owners of a scaffolding and pointing company have vowed to stay open for business — despite losing more than a quarter of...

Labourer Falls To His Death On Scaffolding Job

A LABOURER fell tragically to his death as he helped put up scaffolding around a family home in St Leonards, an inquest was told.Joseph...

Firm Fined After Woman Is Hit By Scaffold Tube

A SCAFFOLDING company whose employee dropped a scaffolding pole onto a pedestrian, fracturing her collar bone, has been fined £25,000.In the Royal Court yesterday,...

Two People Hurt As Bus Hits Scaffolding In Coventry

A bus driver and a passenger were taken to hospital after the single-decker bus hit scaffolding in Coventry.The driver, in his 40s, and a...

Fire Starts On Scaffold And Kills At Least 42 People In Shanghai 15/11/10

A fire has destroyed a high-rise building in Shanghai, killing at least 42 people, state media report.At least 90 others were injured as the...

ABM Hertel Wins New Scaffolding Contract For Abu Dhabi Oil Refinery 15/11/10

AMB Hertel has won insulation and scaffolding contract from Samsung Engineering for the Abu Dhabi Oil Refinery Company's USD 2.7 billion Ruwais refinery expansion...

UK scaffolding body criticises standard of high street scaffolds 08/11/10

The UK's main scaffolding body the NASC (National Access & Scaffolding Confederation) said that many of the UK's public authorities are failing to ensure...

Construction firms fined over Lancashire worker’s death 25/10/10

Two Lancashire companies have been sentenced following the death of a construction worker in Altham near Accrington.The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) prosecuted Ltd...

Drunken man suffers suspected spinal injury in scaffolding fall 23/10/10

A drunken man has suffered suspected spinal injuries after falling from scaffolding.The man, in his 20s, had to be rescued by firefighters after falling...

A man has fallen from scaffolding at a fish factory in Fraserburgh. 19/10/10

Grampian Police were called to the scene of the industrial accident at South Harbour Road ataround 11.15am on Tuesday.The incident happened at Iceberg Ltd...

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