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Suspended sentence for South East scaffolder following unsafe work

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

A Kent-based scaffolder has been sentenced after unsafe working practices were observed during the erection of scaffolding.

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Company fined after worker fell down a lift shaft

Monday, June 25, 2018

A care home was sentenced after an employee suffered significant injuries after falling around 1.5 metres down a lift shaft.

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Sole trader fined after worker injured

Monday, June 25, 2018

An East Lothian-based sole trader was today fined after a self-employed furniture maker was injured on their premises.

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West Midlands timber yard fined after two workers struck by vehicle

Friday, June 22, 2018

A timber yard has been fined after two workers were seriously injured when they were struck by a side loader lift truck.

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Company fined after worker injured

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

 

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Devon construction company fined over safety risk

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A Devon based construction company has been fined after placing employees and members of the public at risk of serious injury by failing to suitably maintain their fleet of lorry mounted elevated work platforms (MEWP).

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Falkirk company fined after employee killed

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

A company which manufactures freshly prepared meals was fined £176,000 when an employee was killed after being struck by empty food trays.

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Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions Ltd fined half a million pounds after exposing workers to debilitating condition

Monday, June 18, 2018

Contractor Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions Ltd. has been sentenced today after exposing workers to a debilitating health condition over a nine-year period.

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Company fined after admitting safety failures

Thursday, June 14, 2018

An Inverurie company has been fined after a teenage worker was seriously injured.

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BUPA fined £3m after death of elderly resident

Thursday, June 14, 2018

A care provider has been fined following the death of a resident at an Essex nursing home after he contracted Legionnaires’ disease.

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Walsall metal finishing company fined after worker suffers multiple fractures

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

A metal finishing company has been fined after a worker suffered multiple fractures to her leg when a components trolley overturned.

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Company fined after worker suffers spinal injuries

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

A roofing company has been fined after roof work at height was undertaken unsafely.

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Company fined after worker suffers spinal injuries

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

A roofing company has been fined after roof work at height was undertaken unsafely.

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Maidstone company fined following death of worker

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

A Maidstone company has been sentenced after a maintenance worker fell five metres through a roof and died.

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Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust today pleads guilty following investigation

Friday, June 8, 2018

Before Woolwich Crown Court, Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust today pleaded guilty to a charge under Sections 2(1) and 3(1) of the Health and Safety at Work Etc Act 1974. This follows a HSE investigation into serious injuries to two members of staff at the …

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Building contractor fined after failing to carry out the correct procedures

Friday, June 8, 2018

A building contractor has been fined after failing to carry out the correct procedures after asbestos was found during the refurbishment of a building at Bedford School in Bedford .

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Company fined for poor condition of asbestos containing materials

Thursday, June 7, 2018

A company which manufactures and distributes furniture was fined £6,000 for failing to properly assess the risk from exposure to asbestos containing materials.

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Construction firm and director fined for failure to comply with prohibition notices

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

D & S Building Solutions Ltd and its director Daniel Schipor have been fined after failing to comply with prohibition notices.

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Two companies fined after worker fell from height

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

A contractor and scaffolding company were sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker fell five metres from a roof.

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Pembrokeshire man sentenced after worker seriously injured

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

A man has been sentenced to 18 weeks in prison after a worker received serious injuries from an electric shock.

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