Contractor, client and director convicted after dangerous building site conditions

A contractor, client and director have been convicted after conditions at a building site were found to be dangerous. Southwark Crown Court heard that inspectors from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) visited the construction site on Gladesmore Road, London on numerous occasions in 2015 while building work was taking place at the property. Inspectors found […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Contractor, client and director convicted after dangerous building site conditions

Two companies fined half a million pounds after worker left paralysed

Two companies have been fined more than half a million pounds after a site worker lost the use of his legs following an incident in London. Westminster Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 5 November 2015, Mr Marcel Păduraru, a Romanian construction worker, fell onto and then through a fragile plastic skylight into a basement over […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Two companies fined half a million pounds after worker left paralysed

Two companies fined after worker suffers life-changing head injury

Two companies have today been for causing a life-threatening injury to a worker whilst he was working on a flat roof. Southwark Crown Court how, on 1 December 2014, after a leak had been identified on a flat roof at Downsell Primary School, facility managers Kier Facilities Services Ltd requested action to be taken by […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Two companies fined after worker suffers life-changing head injury