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Company fined after worker fell through fragile skylight

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A Stranraer based groundwork company has today been fined after a worker fell more than seven metres through a fragile roof.

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Construction company fined after worker fell from height

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Construction firm Structural Metal Decks Limited (SMDL) has been fined after a worker was left paralysed following an accident at a building site in Kilsyth.

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Refurb health and safety event for construction workers

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Construction companies and workers involved with refurbishment projects are invited to attend a free health and safety awareness event organised by Site Safe Scotland’s Working Well Together campaign and North Lanarkshire Council.

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Energy giant’s appeal against £3m fine dismissed

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Energy giant ConocoPhillips (UK) Ltd has failed in its bid to reduce the level of fine handed down after an offshore multiple gas release incident in the North Sea.

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Housing association prosecuted for safety failings

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A housing association has been prosecuted after allowing renovations to take place that put residents at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

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