HSE RSS feeds » Falls from height http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:29:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: Slips and Trips – Falls Prevention – London, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention---london#comments Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:29:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52818 This course will help you understand the causes of slips, trips and falls, and highlight successful interventions that offer a great starting point for organisations looking to reduce falls. It is delivered by experts in accident investigation and has a practical focus on understanding the causes of slips, trips and falls

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Building Contractor fined after workers fatal fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:54:12 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/10430 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/08/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/feed/ 0 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 22 February 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:42:01 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52735 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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Three construction companies fined after worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/#comments Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:46:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/10392 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/24/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/feed/ 0 Warburtons fined £2million after worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/#comments Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:04:41 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/10383 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/18/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/feed/ 0 Construction Company fined after contractor receives life changing injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/#comments Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:00:20 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/10334 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/04/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/feed/ 0 Bolton resident dies in lift shaft fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/#comments Fri, 23 Dec 2016 19:34:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/10319 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/23/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/feed/ 0 Dairy Manufacturer fined after worker’s fragile roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/#comments Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:00:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/10316 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/22/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/feed/ 0 HSL: Stair Assessment – Buxton, 25 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/stair-assessment- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/stair-assessment-#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 14:01:40 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52627 This course will help you understand the design features of stairs which can give rise to a risk of falling, and identify simple remedial improvements to reduce the likelihood of a fall.

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HSL: Slips and Trips – Falls Prevention – Buxton, 24 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention-#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:55:08 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52620 This course will help you understand the causes of slips, trips and falls, and highlight successful interventions that offer a great starting point for organisations looking to reduce falls.

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Air conditioning maintenance company in court over workers fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:24:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/10292 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/16/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Builder prosecuted for worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:40:27 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/10263 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/13/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Sentence after member of public injured after garage pit fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/sentence-after-member-of-public-injured-after-garage-pit-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/sentence-after-member-of-public-injured-after-garage-pit-fall/#comments Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:30:17 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/sentence-after-member-of-public-injured-after-garage-pit-fall/10233 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/08/sentence-after-member-of-public-injured-after-garage-pit-fall/feed/ 0 NHS trust fined following patients death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/nhs-trust-fined-following-patients-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/nhs-trust-fined-following-patients-death/#comments Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:18:44 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/nhs-trust-fined-following-patients-death/10196 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/25/nhs-trust-fined-following-patients-death/feed/ 0 Construction company fined after worker fell 6 meters http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-6-meters/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-6-meters/#comments Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:34:55 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-6-meters/10168 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/22/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-6-meters/feed/ 0 Company fined after workers fall into pulping machine http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-workers-fall-into-pulping-machine/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-workers-fall-into-pulping-machine/#comments Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:03:03 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-after-workers-fall-into-pulping-machine/10128 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/17/company-fined-after-workers-fall-into-pulping-machine/feed/ 0 International Engineering Company in Court over workers death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/international-engineering-company-in-court-over-workers-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/international-engineering-company-in-court-over-workers-death/#comments Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:30:10 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/international-engineering-company-in-court-over-workers-death/10146 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/17/international-engineering-company-in-court-over-workers-death/feed/ 0 Three fined after man loses life due to fall through fragile roof http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/three-fined-after-man-loses-life-due-to-fall-through-fragile-roof/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/three-fined-after-man-loses-life-due-to-fall-through-fragile-roof/#comments Fri, 11 Nov 2016 10:21:45 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/three-fined-after-man-loses-life-due-to-fall-through-fragile-roof/10113 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/11/three-fined-after-man-loses-life-due-to-fall-through-fragile-roof/feed/ 0 Window fitter in court after worker suffered fatal head injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/window-fitter-in-court-after-worker-suffered-fatal-head-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/window-fitter-in-court-after-worker-suffered-fatal-head-injuries/#comments Wed, 09 Nov 2016 11:03:46 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/window-fitter-in-court-after-worker-suffered-fatal-head-injuries/10105 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/09/window-fitter-in-court-after-worker-suffered-fatal-head-injuries/feed/ 0 Council fined after employee was injured from fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/council-fined-after-employee-was-injured-from-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/council-fined-after-employee-was-injured-from-fall/#comments Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:27:17 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/council-fined-after-employee-was-injured-from-fall/9704 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/10/07/council-fined-after-employee-was-injured-from-fall/feed/ 0