Articles tagged with "refurbishment"

Bad failure rate in building site safety crackdown

As we have previously reported, a 30-day September/October ‘initiative’ was run by HSE Inspectors as part of what they call the Safersites 2014 Campaign. The aim was t...


Construction safety lapse in supermarket injures baby

One of a building safety professional’s nightmares is to be responsible for a site where a member of the public is inadvertently injured by the works.

That worry becomes even greater on...


Failure to renovate building nearly kills resident

We often in these columns highlight cases where contractors have failed to abide by accepted building health and safety norms: on rarer occasions we have to report on cases where the client is...