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Demolition Dangers Must be Properly Managed

Liverpool Magistrates Court heard about an incident where many workers had their lives put at risks this week.  The workers were working to demolish an old office block when the problems were discovered. The Health and Safety Executive were notified by a lady who had come to oversee the work taking place. Concerned Woman Contacted… Read the Full Post

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11,000 Volt Cable Cut by Accident Results in Serious Burns

A Worcestershire demolition worker was burnt terribly when he accidently cut through a live wire who was carrying 11,000 volts at an electricity substation. DSM Demolition and Gould Singleton Architects were both investigated after the incident when the Health and Safety Executive arrived to determine what had happened. As a result they were taken to… Read the Full Post

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