HSE RSS feeds » Falls from height http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 £160,000 fine for aircraft company after workers fell from the tail of a plane http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/160000-fine-for-aircraft-company-after-workers-fell-from-the-tail-of-a-plane/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/160000-fine-for-aircraft-company-after-workers-fell-from-the-tail-of-a-plane/#comments Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:59:32 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/160000-fine-for-aircraft-company-after-workers-fell-from-the-tail-of-a-plane/10557 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/03/15/160000-fine-for-aircraft-company-after-workers-fell-from-the-tail-of-a-plane/feed/ 0 Construction firm fined after worker fell from height http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-firm-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-firm-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/#comments Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:59:38 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-firm-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/10545 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/03/14/construction-firm-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/feed/ 0 Construction company fined after worker fell from height http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/#comments Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:36:51 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/10515 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/03/07/construction-company-fined-after-worker-fell-from-height/feed/ 0 Director and Company fined for lift shaft death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/director-and-company-fined-for-lift-shaft-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/director-and-company-fined-for-lift-shaft-death/#comments Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:37:33 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/director-and-company-fined-for-lift-shaft-death/10511 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/03/06/director-and-company-fined-for-lift-shaft-death/feed/ 0 Oldham building contractor in court over fall from height risk http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/oldham-building-contractor-in-court-over-fall-from-height-risk/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/oldham-building-contractor-in-court-over-fall-from-height-risk/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:17:39 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/oldham-building-contractor-in-court-over-fall-from-height-risk/10483 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/24/oldham-building-contractor-in-court-over-fall-from-height-risk/feed/ 0 North Manchester Health, Safety and Advisory Group (NMHSAG) – Bolton, 23 Feb 2017 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nmhsag.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nmhsag.htm#comments Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:36:14 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52862 Ladders and Steps will be the topic of a presentation given by Martin Brooke  from Bratts Ladders & Chair of the Ladder Association. This will then be followed by a presentation by Susan Moore from NMHSAG on CPD and how to approach it. North Manchester Health, Safety and Advisory Group (NMHSAG) meet bi-monthly and are open to anyone who has an interest in health and safety at work, especially SMEs.

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London based firm fined after workers death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/london-based-firm-fined-after-workers-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/london-based-firm-fined-after-workers-death/#comments Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:39:14 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/london-based-firm-fined-after-workers-death/10456 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/14/london-based-firm-fined-after-workers-death/feed/ 0 HSL: Slips and Trips – Falls Prevention – London, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention---london#comments Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:29:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52818 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

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Employer prosecuted after employee falls from roof http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/employer-prosecuted-after-employee-falls-from-roof/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/employer-prosecuted-after-employee-falls-from-roof/#comments Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:29:15 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/employer-prosecuted-after-employee-falls-from-roof/10449 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/13/employer-prosecuted-after-employee-falls-from-roof/feed/ 0 Building Contractor fined after workers fatal fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:54:12 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/10430 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/02/08/building-contractor-fined-after-workers-fatal-fall/feed/ 0 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 22 February 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:42:01 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52735 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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Three construction companies fined after worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/#comments Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:46:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/10392 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/24/three-construction-companies-fined-after-worker-fall/feed/ 0 Warburtons fined £2million after worker fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/#comments Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:04:41 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/10383 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/18/warburtons-fined-2million-after-worker-fall/feed/ 0 Construction Company fined after contractor receives life changing injuries http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/#comments Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:00:20 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/10334 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/04/construction-company-fined-after-contractor-receives-life-changing-injuries/feed/ 0 Bolton resident dies in lift shaft fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/#comments Fri, 23 Dec 2016 19:34:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/10319 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/23/bolton-resident-dies-in-lift-shaft-fall/feed/ 0 Dairy Manufacturer fined after worker’s fragile roof fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/#comments Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:00:11 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/10316 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/22/dairy-manufacturer-fined-after-workers-fragile-roof-fall/feed/ 0 HSL: Stair Assessment – Buxton, 25 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/stair-assessment- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/stair-assessment-#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 14:01:40 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52627 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, 24 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/slips-and-trips---falls-prevention-#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:55:08 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52620 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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Air conditioning maintenance company in court over workers fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:24:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/10292 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/16/air-conditioning-maintenance-company-in-court-over-workers-fall/feed/ 0 Builder prosecuted for worker’s fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:40:27 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/10263 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/12/13/builder-prosecuted-for-workers-fall/feed/ 0