HSE RSS feeds » Falls from height http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:00:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 Building firm prosecuted after joiner falls through ceiling http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-prosecuted-after-joiner-falls-through-ceiling/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-prosecuted-after-joiner-falls-through-ceiling/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:30:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-prosecuted-after-joiner-falls-through-ceiling/4656 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/29/building-firm-prosecuted-after-joiner-falls-through-ceiling/feed/ 0 Cannock scaffolder in court over worker’s fractured skull http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cannock-scaffolder-in-court-over-workers-fractured-skull/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cannock-scaffolder-in-court-over-workers-fractured-skull/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:30:43 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cannock-scaffolder-in-court-over-workers-fractured-skull/4623 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/28/cannock-scaffolder-in-court-over-workers-fractured-skull/feed/ 0 Safety failures land two Kent companies in court http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/safety-failures-land-two-kent-companies-in-court/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/safety-failures-land-two-kent-companies-in-court/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:30:44 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/safety-failures-land-two-kent-companies-in-court/4618 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/27/safety-failures-land-two-kent-companies-in-court/feed/ 0 Firm fined after dairy worker seriously injured in fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-dairy-worker-seriously-injured-in-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-dairy-worker-seriously-injured-in-fall/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:00:54 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-dairy-worker-seriously-injured-in-fall/4570 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/19/firm-fined-after-dairy-worker-seriously-injured-in-fall/feed/ 0 Firms in court after Liverpool worker’s life-threatening roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firms-in-court-after-liverpool-workers-life-threatening-roof-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firms-in-court-after-liverpool-workers-life-threatening-roof-fall/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:00:56 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firms-in-court-after-liverpool-workers-life-threatening-roof-fall/4518 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/11/firms-in-court-after-liverpool-workers-life-threatening-roof-fall/feed/ 0 Cleaning company fined for risky rooftop work http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cleaning-company-fined-for-risky-rooftop-work/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cleaning-company-fined-for-risky-rooftop-work/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:00:18 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cleaning-company-fined-for-risky-rooftop-work/4490 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/06/cleaning-company-fined-for-risky-rooftop-work/feed/ 0 Poole contractor in court after falling steel injures workers http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/poole-contractor-in-court-after-falling-steel-injures-workers-2/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/poole-contractor-in-court-after-falling-steel-injures-workers-2/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:00:40 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/poole-contractor-in-court-after-falling-steel-injures-workers-2/4502 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/06/poole-contractor-in-court-after-falling-steel-injures-workers/feed/ 0 Bristol company fined £10,000 for Edinburgh warehouse fall (COPFS release) http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bristol-company-fined-10000-for-edinburgh-warehouse-fall-copfs-release/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bristol-company-fined-10000-for-edinburgh-warehouse-fall-copfs-release/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:30:05 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/bristol-company-fined-10000-for-edinburgh-warehouse-fall-copfs-release/4417 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/08/01/bristol-company-fined-10000-for-edinburgh-warehouse-fall-copfs-release/feed/ 0 Firm fined after worker seriously hurt in roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-worker-seriously-hurt-in-roof-fall-6/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-worker-seriously-hurt-in-roof-fall-6/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:00:22 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/firm-fined-after-worker-seriously-hurt-in-roof-fall-6/4452 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/31/firm-fined-after-worker-seriously-hurt-in-roof-fall/feed/ 0 Cambridgeshire company and director in court after scaffold falls into street http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cambridgeshire-company-and-director-in-court-after-scaffold-falls-into-street/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cambridgeshire-company-and-director-in-court-after-scaffold-falls-into-street/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:00:54 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/cambridgeshire-company-and-director-in-court-after-scaffold-falls-into-street/4403 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/31/cambridgeshire-company-and-director-in-court-after-scaffold-falls-into-street/feed/ 0 Construction firms fined after workers hurt in scaffold collapse http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firms-fined-after-workers-hurt-in-scaffold-collapse-2/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firms-fined-after-workers-hurt-in-scaffold-collapse-2/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:30:26 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firms-fined-after-workers-hurt-in-scaffold-collapse-2/4371 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/28/construction-firms-fined-after-workers-hurt-in-scaffold-collapse/feed/ 0 Five in court for multiple safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/five-in-court-for-multiple-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/five-in-court-for-multiple-safety-failings/#comments Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:00:54 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/five-in-court-for-multiple-safety-failings/4347 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/24/five-in-court-for-multiple-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Ceredigion farmers fined for contractor’s serious injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/ceredigion-farmers-fined-for-contractors-serious-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/ceredigion-farmers-fined-for-contractors-serious-injuries/#comments Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:00:06 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/ceredigion-farmers-fined-for-contractors-serious-injuries/4308 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/22/ceredigion-farmers-fined-for-contractors-serious-injuries/feed/ 0 Construction firm and roofing director prosecuted following worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firm-and-roofing-director-prosecuted-following-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firm-and-roofing-director-prosecuted-following-worker-fall/#comments Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:45:22 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-firm-and-roofing-director-prosecuted-following-worker-fall/4301 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/21/construction-firm-and-roofing-director-prosecuted-following-worker-fall/feed/ 0 Developer goes to prison after repeatedly flaunting safety laws http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/developer-goes-to-prison-after-repeatedly-flaunting-safety-laws/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/developer-goes-to-prison-after-repeatedly-flaunting-safety-laws/#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:30:02 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/developer-goes-to-prison-after-repeatedly-flaunting-safety-laws/4274 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/18/developer-goes-to-prison-after-repeatedly-flaunting-safety-laws/feed/ 0 Herefordshire company fined after employee injured by falling sheet of metal http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/herefordshire-company-fined-after-employee-injured-by-falling-sheet-of-metal/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/herefordshire-company-fined-after-employee-injured-by-falling-sheet-of-metal/#comments Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:00:37 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/herefordshire-company-fined-after-employee-injured-by-falling-sheet-of-metal/4260 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/16/herefordshire-company-fined-after-employee-injured-by-falling-sheet-of-metal/feed/ 0 Salad grower fined after employee fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/salad-grower-fined-after-employee-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/salad-grower-fined-after-employee-fall/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:00:52 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/salad-grower-fined-after-employee-fall/4246 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/11/salad-grower-fined-after-employee-fall/feed/ 0 Hertfordshire roofing firm in court after worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/hertfordshire-roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/hertfordshire-roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/#comments Fri, 04 Jul 2014 17:00:29 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/hertfordshire-roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/4195 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/04/hertfordshire-roofing-firm-in-court-after-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Recycling firm in court after contractors hurt in fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-contractors-hurt-in-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-contractors-hurt-in-fall/#comments Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:36:50 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/recycling-firm-in-court-after-contractors-hurt-in-fall/4183 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/07/03/recycling-firm-in-court-after-contractors-hurt-in-fall/feed/ 0 Logistics firm fails to spot gap in safety http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/logistics-firm-fails-to-spot-gap-in-safety/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/logistics-firm-fails-to-spot-gap-in-safety/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:43:50 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/logistics-firm-fails-to-spot-gap-in-safety/4159 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