Articles tagged with "fall protection"

Risk assessment ignored: worker falls from roof

This is one of those frustrating building safety cases where the right specification was set out for the work but this was then ignored in practice. A man was injured due to a fall from height...


Flawed Method Statement leads to serious injury

Here is an example of how the construction Health & Safety guidelines and procedures can all be applied according to the letter of the law; but if the content of the chosen method of working is...


Unsafe basement work leads to crippling injury

As we have sadly been forced to report on in the past, there are more ways than one to be ‘working at height’ – and those include the cases where people have to operate over underground...