HSE International

Demolition company fined after worker struck by concrete panel

A contracted demolition company has been fined after a worker suffered multiple injuries when he was struck by a concrete spandrel panel weighing 500kg…

Construction company fined after employee crushed by dumper

A groundworks company has been fined after employee suffers multiple internal injuries when a dumper pinned him to a pile of concrete stacks during excavation work …

Landlord David Corry in court after ignoring gas safety Improvement Notices

Staffordshire-based landlord David Corry given suspended prison sentence after failing to provide evidence of gas safety checks despite warnings from HSE …

Civil engineering company fined after worker Darren Richardson fatally crushed

RMB Contractors Ltd worker Darren Richardson was crushed between a 21-tonne tracked excavator and a stationary dumper truck in December 2014 …

Construction firms fined £1.2m after tenant fell from balcony and fractured pelvis

The tenant was attempting to gain access to her flat when she fell 5.5m through a fragile cement sheet during refurb work onto the balcony walkway below …

BBC Studioworks in court after contractor Eric Ihoeghinlan suffered multiple injuries

Eric Ihoeghinlan fell through a lighting grid hatch while recovering electrical cables for BBC Studioworks Ltd during a de-rigging operation …

Liddell’s Bakery HSE fine

Injury leads to amputation after unguarded mixer catches Liddell’s baker’s wedding ring

The Liddell’s Bakery worker was trapped in a food-mixing machine that broke bones in his left arm and resulted in an operation to remove his ring finger …

Howden Joinery fined £1.2m after agency driver Richard Brown fatally crushed

Richard Brown was delivering kitchen worktops to a Howden Joinery Ltd site in Workington, when an overloaded forklift truck toppled and fatally crushed …

Primary School Board of Governors fined after reception pupil’s finger injury lead to amputation

The Board of Governors at a Mossley primary school has been fined after a pupil’s fingers became trapped in a toilet door that was missing a finger guard …

Boundary Scaffolding prosecuted after worker Jamie Mines was electrocuted

In 2016, Jamie Mines suffered a severe electric shock erecting scaffolding that touched overhead power lines. He had to have four limbs amputated after …

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