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Three companies fined after building collapse in Kilmacolm

Friday, April 27, 2018

A client, principal contractor, and demolition contractor have been fined following the uncontrolled collapse of part of a building that was being demolished in Kilmacolm, Inverclyde in 2015.

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Companies fined after worker injured in fall from height

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Stuart Barnes Limited and its client, Aster Property Limited, have both been sentenced after an employee fell through a fragile roof whilst at work.

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Oil and gas operators challenged on HCRs

Thursday, April 26, 2018

With the thirtieth anniversary of the Piper Alpha disaster approaching, HSE’s Director of Energy Division has recently written to all offshore oil and gas production operators regarding gas releases in the North Sea.

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Company fined after worker falls from roof

Thursday, April 26, 2018

A home improvements company has today been fined after a worker fell from a garage roof sustaining significant injuries.

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Company fined after worker injured by dumper

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Chalmers and Co (Sussex) Limited has today been sentenced after an untrained operator was injured when a six-tonne dumper fell on top of him.

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Construction worker suffers sever injuries after fall from height

Monday, April 23, 2018

A construction company was sentenced today after an employee fell from the first floor of Sandal Endowed Primary School in Wakefield.

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Company fined following death of worker

Monday, April 23, 2018

A transport company has today been fined £180,000 after a worker suffered fatal crush injuries.

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Company fined following death of worker

Friday, April 20, 2018

A waste management company has today been sentenced after a 56-year-old man was fatally injured in a lorry runaway incident at a hospital in Plymouth.

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Contractor fined after worker suffers life changing injuries in a van fire

Friday, April 20, 2018

Greenseal Insulation Ltd, a company specialising in spray foam insulation services, have today been fined after an inexperienced worker suffered severe burns while attempting to refuel petrol powered equipment.

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NHS Trust fined after exposing patients to legionella risk

Friday, April 20, 2018

Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust has been fined £300,000 after failing to control the risk to patients from exposure to legionella bacteria in its water systems.

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Principal contractor fined after worker suffers brain injury in fall from height

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The principal contractor involved in the construction of a dormer extension has today been sentenced for safety breaches after a self-employed worker suffered life threatening injuries.

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Company fined after worker falls through roof

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Southern Solar Ltd and Sonya French have today been fined after a worker fell through a fragile barn roof, suffering life-changing injuries.

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Company fined after contractor falls from scaffold

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Beaudecor Ltd has today plead guilty and been fined after a worker fell from scaffolding.

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Cornwall based tree surgeon sentenced after tree felling incident

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A tree surgeon from Cornwall has been sentenced after a tree that was being worked on, fell into a public area and hit a parked car.

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Care home fined after death of resident

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A care home has been prosecuted after a 77-year-old resident slipped down in her specialised wheelchair and died.

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Civil engineering firm and district heating firm fined after worker suffered fatal injuries

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A civil engineering firm and a district heating firm were sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker suffered fatal crush injuries.

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Company and director fined after worker injured

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A Newhaven Waste Management Company and its Directors have been fined after an employee got his arm caught in a conveyor at a material recycling plant.

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Cambridgeshire Partnership fined after death of employee

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A farming partnership has been fined £400,000 after a teenage employee died when the tractor he was driving collided with a bridge.

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Asbestos removal company and managers sentenced after forging documents

Thursday, April 12, 2018

An asbestos removal company, and two of its managers, have today been prosecuted after forging documents in order to obtain an asbestos licence from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

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Surveyor fined after failing to detect asbestos

Thursday, April 12, 2018

A specialist asbestos company has been fined after failing to detect asbestos at a demolition site.

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