Articles tagged with "edge protection"

Dangerous demolition work leads to a roof fall

As health & safety professionals know, this is the year in which HSE is laying great stress on improving standards within the repair and refurbishment sector of building safety.



Scaffolder died from unprotected fall from height

This is a particularly nasty case, involving the death of a worker and the negligence and non-cooperation of his boss who had already been jailed for the murder of his brother.



Continued unsafe roof working is punished

When a client firm decides to be its own principal contractor on a building project, then it is increasing the risk that something will go wrong – it is highly unlikely that the company will...