An agricultural vehicle sales company has been fined for breaking safety legislation after an employee received multiple skull fractures in a fall at work.
Category: Falls from height
A roofer has been fined for putting workers in danger after they were photographed on top of a North West London home without any protection against falling.
This conference will address working at heights, contractor management, leadership, engagement, CDM and more. Speakers include: HSE Head of Construction Policy and Sector, Simon Longbottom and Chris Lucas, HSE Health Risk Management Unit.
Two men have been fined after a worker suffered serious injuries when he fell through a fragile warehouse roof in Poole.
A St Helens healthcare firm has been fined £170,000 for serious safety failings following the death of a worker who fell nearly six metres from scaffolding.
A Monmouth construction firm and its managing director have been fined for safety failings after a labourer fell more than four metres through a fragile barn roof, breaking his back on his first day working for the company.
A roofing company has been fined for safety failings after a worker fell to his death from an unsuitable and badly maintained ladder at a Milton Keynes home.
A construction company and a sub-contractor from Bolton have been fined after inadequate scaffolding led to a worker falling from a roof and suffering a fractured skull and broken back.
A Clackmannanshire firm has been fined for safety failings after a chimney sweep fell from the chimney stack of a two storey house in Falkirk.
A North Yorkshire-based construction company has admitted safety failings that led to one of its employees suffering a fractured skull and eight broken ribs in a four-metre fall.
A car mechanic suffered severe burns when the inspection pit he was standing in burst into flames, a court has heard.
If a worker you were responsible for was killed or injured at work, how would you feel about being interviewed under caution by health and safety inspectors?
A Leyton building firm has been fined after a labourer suffered multiple leg fractures in a fall when a newly-built first floor collapsed under the weight of concrete blocks weighing some 1.6 tonnes.
A heating, ventilation and air conditioning company has been fined for safety failings after an employee suffered serious injuries in a fall whilst repairing an extraction unit in Newcastle.
A Driffield roofing company has appeared in court for safety failings after a young worker suffered a fractured skull just weeks after being hired.
A Dumfries company has been fined for safety failings after a 70 year-old worker fell more than four metres from a ladder at the firm’s animal-rendering plant in Motherwell.
An air conditioning company has been fined after an apprentice engineer broke his arm when he fell three metres through a fragile plasterboard ceiling.
A builders’ merchant has been sentenced after a man fell through the roof of its Blackburn warehouse.
A Bradford construction firm has been fined for neglecting safety after a joiner fell six metres through a fragile rooflight at a factory in Leeds.
The principal contractor for a major project to renovate the historic Hippodrome Casino in Leicester Square has been fined for safety failings after a worker fell from an unguarded edge and plunged over four storeys.