HSE inspectors are set to carry out 1000 inspections on construction sites in October and November after launching a campaign to combat serious aches, pains and strains.

HSE to carry out 1000 inspections to combat aches, pains and strains

HSE inspectors are set to carry out 1000 inspections on construction sites in October and November after launching a campaign to combat serious aches,...
Contractors sentenced after 18-year-old is crushed to death

Contractors sentenced after 18-year-old is crushed to death

Two contractors and two people have been sentenced after an 18-year-old worker was crushed to death in a manhole while working on a house-build...
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Business partners fined after worker falls from unsafe scaffold

Two construction business partners have been fined after a sub-contractor suffered multiple fractures when he fell from an unsafe scaffold. In December 2018, sub-contractors were...

MSA safety hits the road with UK and Europe Roadshow

MSA Safety a leading global manufacturer and supplier of safety solutions has announced the return of its UK and Europe Roadshow, designed to connect...
One hundred and twenty-three workers were killed in work-related accidents in Great Britain in the last year, according to figures published today by the HSE.

123 Workers Killed Last Year

One hundred and twenty-three workers were killed in work-related accidents in Great Britain in the last year, according to figures published today by the...

Company fined £270K after MEWP fatality

A Lincolnshire-based company that specialises in lifting and handling equipment has been fined after an employee died after falling with a work platform onto...

Millcroft achieves top health and safety award from RoSPA

London based scaffolding firm Millcroft has achieved a RoSPA President’s Award for outstanding and consistent health and safety performance across all areas of the...
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HSE Inspectors to visit sites in Birmingham

The HSE are sending inspectors out to sites to ensure firms are complying with health and safety regulations.
Scaffolder crushed to death in church collapse

Four contractors sentenced over death of scaffolder

Four contractors have been given suspended prison sentences after a scaffolder was crushed to death when a church collapsed ahead of its demolition.
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HSE to target South Yorkshire businesses

Britain’s workplace regulator is set to clamp down on businesses in Sheffield and Rotherham after a sharp increase in the number of serious and...