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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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Faster Decisions Could Save Lives

Late last week, Trafford Magistrates Court handed down a £5,000 fine (together with £12,000 of court costs) to a demolition contractor that was found to be instrumental in an accident in which one of its workers suffered serious injuries when a two tonne slab of concrete fell onto the cab of the excavator he was… Read the Full Post

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