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Category: Falls from height

HSL: Slips and Trips-Falls Prevention – Buxton, 31 Oct 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

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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Contractor fined over breaching Work at Height Regulations

Monday, July 3, 2017

Mr Chris Martin trading as CI Martin Quantity Surveying and Project Management has been fined for failing to put in place simple measures to prevent the risk of a worker falling from height.

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HSL: PPE Essentials – Buxton, 12-13 Sept 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

This course will increase your knowledge and understanding of PPE and its limitations, so that you can use PPE as an effective workplace control measure. It will provide training in what a successful PPE programme is, what you need to consider, and what actions are required. The course includes hands-on elements to enhance learning and […]

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HSL: Stair Assessment – Buxton, 5 July 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

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, 4 July 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

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 and reducing the risk […]

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North West company fined after employee fell from height

Friday, June 9, 2017

A North West welding and metal fabrication firm has appeared in court after a worker suffered life threatening injuries after falling through a fragile roof.

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Caring Homes fined after death of elderly resident

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

A care home company has today been fined almost half a million pounds after an elderly resident fell from her first floor window and died.

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Company fined after worker fell through fragile skylight

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

A Stranraer based groundwork company has today been fined after a worker fell more than seven metres through a fragile roof.

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Scaffolding company fined after worker injured

Friday, May 26, 2017

A scaffolding company and director have been sentenced today for safety breaches, after a worker suffered life changing injuries following a fall from height.

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HSL: Stair Assessment – Buxton, 26 April 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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, 25 April 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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 and reducing the risk […]

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Birmingham Working Well Together Group – Free Harness Awareness Training – various dates available

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Aimed at the SME and small businesses this free awareness course is available on the following dates: Wednesday 10th May 2017 – Keepmoat Head Office, Gorsey Lane, Coles Hill, B46 1JU Wednesday 17th May 2017 – Arco, Merry Hill, Dudley Court North, Brierley Hill, DY5 1XP Friday 19th May 2017 – MACE , Albert House, […]

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Roofing companies fined after worker fell through skylight

Friday, March 24, 2017

Two roofing companies have been fined after a worker fell nine metres through a skylight onto concrete flooring below.

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Electrical appliance company fined after worker’s death

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited has today been fined after a self-employed contractor fell from a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) and later died from his injuries.

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Partnership fined following death of long-serving farm manager

Monday, March 20, 2017

A farming partnership has been fined £60,000 following the death of a farm manager in Staffordshire.

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£160,000 fine for aircraft company after workers fell from the tail of a plane

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

An aircraft engineering company has been fined after two men fell about 15 feet while they were carrying out checks at the tail of an aeroplane.

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Construction firm fined after worker fell from height

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Construction company Kier Construction Limited has been fined £400,000 after a worker fell from height.

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Construction company fined after worker fell from height

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Construction firm Structural Metal Decks Limited (SMDL) has been fined after a worker was left paralysed following an accident at a building site in Kilsyth.

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Director and Company fined for lift shaft death

Monday, March 6, 2017

Two London-based companies have been fined for safety failings after one man died and another was left seriously injured falling six storeys through a lift shaft.

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Oldham building contractor in court over fall from height risk

Friday, February 24, 2017

An Oldham based building firm has been fined for exposing its workers to dangerous work at height.

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