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HSE Prosecutions

HSE Prosecutions

NHS Trust Sentenced After Employees and Contractors Exposed to Asbestos During Refurbishment Work

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust has been fined after refurbishment work undertaken in an accommodation block at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital exposed Trust employee
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Contractor Fined Following Illegal Asbestos Work

An Oldham building contractor has been fined following the uncontrolled removal of asbestos during a garage conversion.Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court heard how
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Hoteliers Fined After Failing to Assess the Presence of Asbestos During Refurbishment

A Devon based hoteliers has been sentenced today after materials containing asbestos were disturbed during a major refurbishment at The Park Hotel in Barnstaple.Newton Ab
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Company Fined for Poor Condition of Asbestos Containing Materials

A furniture manufacturing company, Godfrey-Syrett Limited (in administration), was sentenced today for failing to prevent exposure to asbestos at its factory in Killingwo
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Builder Jailed After Exposing Roof Workers to Health and Safety Risks

A self-employed builder has been sentenced after exposing roof workers to fall from height risks.Wolverhampton Crown Court heard how Mr Ranjit Singh Reehal, a self-employ
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HSE Launches Search for Acts and Messages of Kindness Towards Britain’s Builders

Members of the public are being encouraged to share messages and acts of kindness for those working in the construction industry, in the run-up to Valentine’s Day.Using b
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Construction Company Fined For Serious Breach In Removal Of Asbestos

A construction company has today been fined for serious safety failings with regards to the management of asbestos at a site located at Finchley Road, London.Westminster
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New Year New Farming Attitudes Needed Says HSE

HSE Guide What a good farm looks like will help you and other farmers understand the common risks to health and safety on farms. By following this guide, you will know wh
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Supply of CNA 2000 pipeline gaskets - presence of asbestos

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) investigated a concern in 2011 that recently manufactured pipe gaskets had been found to contain asbestos. The HSE found that gasket
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Two sentenced following asbestos breach

A landlord and building contractor have been fined after large quantities of asbestos fibres were released from the demolition of a conservatory at a rented property.Bir
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