Worker badly burned after digging into electricity cable

A man sustained serious, life-changing injuries after striking a 415v electricity cable during work to refurbish a pharmacy in central London. The labourer struck the underground cable while digging a trench during work to lay a new sewage pipe. After suffering burns to his body and throat, the 41-year-old man is unable to work and […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Worker badly burned after digging into electricity cable

Firms sentenced after construction death

Two associate companies have been fined after the death of a worker in London, killed when concrete joists fell on him. Electrician John Walker, who worked for 777 Environmental Limited, met his death while working on a demolition site on Walworth Road, Elephant and Castle, where the Strata Building now sits. He was working on […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Firms sentenced after construction death