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Further Safety Lessons For The Construction Industry

Forgive me a moment, but I’m about to reference myself referencing myself. Bear with me. On September 5th I noted in my post ‘Construction Industry Kept On Its Toes’ (http://bit.ly/18XSCGO) in response to my August 29th post ‘Assessing The CDM Regulations For 2014’ (http://bit.ly/18XSHKp) that the construction industry had better be extra careful throughout September… Read the Full Post

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CDM Support Services for Netley School Campus London

The Netley School Campus development London CDM Support Services Prior to Construction there were an extensive examination of options, overall the Scheme is to make improvements to the Victorian buildings and redevelop the remainder of the site with new Education and Community Facilities. The project is to be entirely self-funded through the development of residential… Read the Full Post

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Machinery Causes Severe Injuries – Have You Checked Your Machinery Lately?

Health and safety consultants offer a huge range of services designed to keep workers safe.  There are countless laws and regulations that must be adhered to in order to protect your business from prosecution from the HSE and claims against you put forward by injured employees. By ignoring the health and safety services you could… Read the Full Post

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Are You Taking Notice of the Advice Given to You by Health and Safety Consultants?

It is important to respond to any of the suggestions that are provided to you by your health and safety consultants.  Just enquiring into improving your health and safety procedures and policies is simply not enough.  In a similar vein it is essential that if you have been given any notices from the Health and… Read the Full Post

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Tractor pulling accident at contest ends in disaster

A father of three lost his life in a crash which occurred at a Lancashire tractor pulling contest in August 2007. Jan Van Alphen was in control of the tractor during the Euro Challenge Cup event when his vehicle was crushed.  On the back of his tractor was a trailer which contained a box of… Read the Full Post

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Cambridge company faced Prosecution after Worker is injured on the Job

An employee was severely injured while working at a Cambridgeshire pharmaceuticals packing company on 18 November 2009.  Due to the circumstances surrounding the accident the firm was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive. Terrible Injuries Sustained by Worker The 63 year old, John Armstrong, was busy supervising a machine which is used to prepare… Read the Full Post

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Farm Employee Electrocution Results in Huge Fine for Firm

Death by Electrocution In 2007, a farm worker was electrocuted while he was harvesting crops.  Edward Pybus, aged just 21 years old, was working at the Crystal Palace Farm when the spout of the combine harvester made contact with a power line above.  He was hit with 6,300 volts and died as a result of… Read the Full Post

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