HSE RSS feeds » Falls from height http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:49:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 Roofers fail the work at height test http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roofers-fail-the-work-at-height-test-2/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roofers-fail-the-work-at-height-test-2/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:03:12 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/roofers-fail-the-work-at-height-test-2/4838 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/18/roofers-fail-the-work-at-height-test-2/feed/ 0 Solar panel installer in court after workers’ fall through roof http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/solar-panel-installer-in-court-after-workers-fall-through-roof/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/solar-panel-installer-in-court-after-workers-fall-through-roof/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:00:18 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/solar-panel-installer-in-court-after-workers-fall-through-roof/4812 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/16/solar-panel-installer-in-court-after-workers-fall-through-roof/feed/ 0 SW Global Resourcing Limited fined £200,000 (COPFS release) http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/sw-global-resourcing-limited-fined-200000-copfs-release/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/sw-global-resourcing-limited-fined-200000-copfs-release/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:30:24 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/sw-global-resourcing-limited-fined-200000-copfs-release/4804 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/16/sw-global-resourcing-limited-fined-200000-copfs-release/feed/ 0 Contractors in court after leisure centre roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractors-in-court-after-leisure-centre-roof-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractors-in-court-after-leisure-centre-roof-fall/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:00:37 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/contractors-in-court-after-leisure-centre-roof-fall/4771 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/09/contractors-in-court-after-leisure-centre-roof-fall/feed/ 0 Guilty or Not Guilty? Construction companies invited to mock trial http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/guilty-or-not-guilty-construction-companies-invited-to-mock-trial/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/guilty-or-not-guilty-construction-companies-invited-to-mock-trial/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:00:08 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/guilty-or-not-guilty-construction-companies-invited-to-mock-trial/4741 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/05/guilty-or-not-guilty-construction-companies-invited-to-mock-trial/feed/ 0 Scaffolding boss jailed for worker death failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-boss-jailed-for-worker-death-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-boss-jailed-for-worker-death-failings/#comments Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:00:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/scaffolding-boss-jailed-for-worker-death-failings/4729 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/04/scaffolding-boss-jailed-for-worker-death-failings/feed/ 0 Building firm pays price for teenager’s loft fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-pays-price-for-teenagers-loft-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-pays-price-for-teenagers-loft-fall/#comments Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:00:48 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/building-firm-pays-price-for-teenagers-loft-fall/4718 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/04/building-firm-pays-price-for-teenagers-loft-fall/feed/ 0 Plymouth roofing firm fined for worker’s life threatening injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/plymouth-roofing-firm-fined-for-workers-life-threatening-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/plymouth-roofing-firm-fined-for-workers-life-threatening-injuries/#comments Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:00:58 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/plymouth-roofing-firm-fined-for-workers-life-threatening-injuries/4676 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/09/02/plymouth-roofing-firm-fined-for-workers-life-threatening-injuries/feed/ 0 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