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Aug 08, 2013, Thursday
A Hertfordshire installer of stoves and flues has been prosecuted for height safety breaches after a trainee suffered multiple fractures after falling eight metres from an access ladder whilst attempting to access a roof.
Aug 07, 2013, Wednesday
Latest accident figures show a worrying 60% increase in falls from height in construction. The accident figures cover a three month period from May to July and were released by consultants at Building Safety Group from data provided by the...
Jul 19, 2013, Friday
A Hereford based construction firm has been fined for height safety failings after an employee fractured his back after falling more than three metres through a roof.
The 49 year-old employee, also from Hereford,...
Jul 11, 2013, Thursday

A local authority has been fined after a worker was seriously injured when he fell through a garage roof light at a council depot.

Jul 10, 2013, Wednesday

A scaffolding firm has been ordered to pay more than £100,000 in fines and costs following the death of an employee who plunged 13 metres through the roof of a Skelmersdale warehouse.