Maintenance company fined after worker injured in fall from roof

A maintenance company has been fined for safety failings after an employee was injured when he fell from a roof. Southwark Crown Court heard how in February 2014 an employee of Aspect Maintenance Services Limited of London was working as a roofing engineer on a domestic house in Tooting. He was repairing the roof when he slipped […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Maintenance company fined after worker injured in fall from roof

Scaffolder’s serious safety failings captured on film by horrified passer-by

A scaffolder has been prosecuted after he repeatedly allowed unsafe work at height to be carried out on a busy London street. Greg Pearson, from Enfield, trading as ‘Pearsons Scaffolding’, was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a member of the public raised concerns about scaffolding work being carried out on Tavistock […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Scaffolder’s serious safety failings captured on film by horrified passer-by

Construction company fined for gas safety failings

A company that constructs extensions to houses has been fined after incorrectly extending a gas flue, potentially putting lives at risk. Southwark Crown Court heard how, between June 2013 and June 2014, Wedgewood Design and Build Limited of London, was building an extension across the full width of a house at a property at Greenside […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Construction company fined for gas safety failings