Hampshire firm prosecuted for worker’s fall from height

A Hampshire firm has been prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a worker’s fall from height. The 27 year old man, who has asked not to be named, sustained a fractured forearm in a fall from height when he fell two metres from an unguarded office roof that was being used to […]

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Man severely injured from fall in accident at work

A 29 year old man has been severely injured in an accident at work when he fell ten metres through a roof of a school sports hall. Lee Byrne was working on a project to replace the raised roof on the sports hall at Loreto High School in Chorlton with a flat roof when the […]

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Surrey firm fined for fall from height

A Surrey carpentry firm has been fined for safety failings after a fall from height accident resulted in a man sustaining a fractured skull. The man, who does not want to be named, fell through a roof light on a construction site in Cobham. Fall from height injuries He suffered soft tissue damage to his […]

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Accident at work leads to Legoland prosecution

The operators of Legoland have been prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a worker broke his shoulder and several ribs in an accident at work. He fell more than three metres when he was working to remove two damaged roller coaster trains from a track at the Legoland Windsor site, which is […]

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