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Chief Inspector challenges small construction sites to act now to manage workers health and safety

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The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE’s) Chief Inspector of Construction is challenging the refurbishment industry to act now and protect their workers, after 46 per cent of sites fell below standards during a recent inspection initiative.

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HSE issues health warning to the stone industry

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The Health and Safety Executive is urging the stone industry to do more to protect workers’ health following findings of a recent inspection initiative in the south of England.

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National company calls on the construction industry to learn from their mistakes during HSE’s refurbishment initiative

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A national interiors fit-out company, previously prosecuted by the health and safety regulator, is calling on their construction colleagues to act now in improving standards and reduce the number of deaths, injuries and cases of ill-health in their ind...

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Basement Initiative leads to prosecution for London construction firm

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London construction company Darma Limited has been fined over £13,000 after an unannounced inspection from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found dangerous conditions on a basement excavation site. 

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Development company guilty of repeated safety breaches

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A development company has been sentenced for breaches of the Work at Height Regulations.

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