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Openreach fined following death of engineer

Openreach Limited has been fined £1.34 million after an engineer died when repairing a phone line.

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Council fined as school technician loses finger

A local authority has been sentenced after a worker lost his finger while operating a machine.

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Construction firm fined after driver is struck by a mas...

An engineering and groundworks contractor has been fined £233,000 after a driver was killed.

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Building Safety Conference called for industry to ‘st...

The recent BSR conference was a platform to discuss the transformation of the building safety landscape.

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Housing secretary warned about fixed window restrictors

A coroner has issued a warning to the housing secretary about the use of fixed window restrictors.

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Government wins landmark safety remediation court case

The DLUHC has won a landmark legal challenge against a freeholder.

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Firms fined for worker’s 35ft lift fall

Two companies fined after an electrician fell 35ft when a crane knocked him out of his lift cage.

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How to Mitigate the Risk of Working at Height

Discover the risks of working at height and the employer's responsibilities for keeping workers safe.

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Approved Document B 2024 amendments

Updated Government guidance calling for second staircases in all new tall residential buildings over 18m.