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Recent HSE enforcement activity

Visit this page regularly for updates on recent HSE enforcement activity within the construction sector. Click on the links to read the HSE Press Office press release for that enforcement activity. For HSE press releases on other HSE activity visit the HSE Media Centre.



12/10/17: Cornwall based handyman sentenced for unregistered gas work

09/10/17: Construction firm fined after worker fell from height

09/10/17: Construction worker suffers fracture to his back after a fall from height

06/10/17: Company and director sentenced after work left seriously injured

28/09/17: Construction company and project manager fined after multiple safety failings

25/09/17: Waste removal contractor fined after asbestos concerns

21/09/17: Scaffold Inspectors prosecuted after worker falls from height

13/09/17: Roofing contractor given suspended prison sentence

07/09/17: Cornwall landlord fined after gas safety concerns

06/09/17: Building company fined after breaching gas safety laws

30/08/17: Developer fined after failing to safely carry out demolition work

30/08/17: Self-employed builder sentenced after gas explosion seriously injures two people

25/08/17: Company fined after fall from height leaves joiner paralysed

24/08/17: Company fined for health and safety failures on construction site

21/08/17: Construction company fined after worker fell from height

11/08/17: Director and company fined after unlicensed asbestos removal

09/08/17: Company fined after scaffold collapse

07/08/17: Contractor sentenced after householder exposed to asbestos

04/08/17: Ilfracombe landlord sentenced after endangering tenants with unsafe gaswork

01/08/17: HSE statement following fatal incident at Theme Park in Ohio, USA