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24/09/13 - Aggregate Firm Fined Over Death Of An Employee

Aggregate Firm Fined Over Death Of An Employee   A Kent aggregate company has been ordered to pay more than £180,000 in fines and costs after a worker was killed by dangerous lifting equipment on a tipper lorry.  more info

24/09/13 - Firm Fined Over Worker Crushed To Death

An east London firm has been fined £125,000 after being found guilty of safety failings that led to the death of a worker who was crushed by a falling metal mast at its site in Cambridgeshire.  more info

03/09/13 - Construction Firm Fined For Safety Failings

A Motherwell firm has been fined for safety failings after a worker was seriously injured when he fell more than four metres from the flat roof of a single storey extension being built at Ardrossan.  more info

03/09/13 - Health and Safety Executive to simplify construction accident reports

The Health and Safety Executive has proposed regulation changes to make the process of reporting workplace injuries more simple.  more info

03/09/13 - HSE inspection campaign targets refurb projects

The Health and Safety Executive has launched a month-long inspection campaign targeting refurbishment sites across the UK.  more info

03/09/13 - Breaker Firm Fined After Workers Gets Badly Burned

A Surrey breaker company has been fined after a teenage worker was badly burned when a skip fire exploded.  more info

03/09/13 - HSE Invites Construction Workers To A Free Seminar

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is inviting representatives of the construction industry to a free seminar about the dangers of dust.  more info

03/09/13 - Building Firm Prosecuted For Unsafe Scaffolding

A Bolton building firm has appeared in court after two workers were spotted replacing guttering in high winds while using unsafe scaffolding.  more info

09/07/13 - Construction industry fatalities drop - Health and Safety Executive

The number of fatal injuries in the construction industry has fallen, according to new figures from the Health and Safety Executive.  more info

03/07/13 - Labour Supports Campaign To Ensure Construction Workers Are Safe

Ed Miliband the leader of the Labour party has backed a campaign to reverse the Tory-led government’s attacks on health and safety and ensure construction workers are safe at work.  more info

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