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Roofer Fall Lands Company in Court

FOLLOWING a two metre fall while working on a roof, a repair and maintenance company has been fined. On 7 September 2016, a roofer was...

Worker Suffers Multiple Injuries in Fall from Height

CONSTRUCTION company, Rivergate Developments Ltd, has been sentenced for safety breaches after an employee fell 2.7 metres through an open stairwell. On 31 May 2017,...

Director Sentenced after Employee Fell Six Metres from Roof

THE DIRECTOR of Globalforce Contracts Limited, Graham Dyson, has been sentenced after an employee fell from a roof and sustained life-threatening injuries. On 7 April...

Serious Fall Lands Scaffolding Company in Court

AFTER suffering serious injuries following a fall from height, a metal fabrication company has been sentenced after an agency worker sustained serious injuries following a...

Young Worker’s Roof Fall Lands Employer with £12K Fine

A steel fabricator has been sentenced after a young employee fell through a fragile roof at work. Plymouth Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 23rd August...

Cheese Company Fined Following Fragile Roof Board Fall

A cheese company has been fined £8,000 after an employee was seriously injured when he fell through a fragile roof. Kirkwall Sheriff Court heard how,...

North Yorkshire Company Fined after Contractor Falls from Height

A company specialising in the installation of solar PV systems was sentenced after a worker suffered a serious injury following a fall from height. Beverley...

Two Companies Fined after Worker Suffers Fall from Height

Two companies have been sentenced after an employee fell from scaffolding whilst at work. Poole Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 28 September 2016, 32-year old...

Fines Follow Fragile Rooflight Fall

Three construction companies have been fined after a subcontractor fell four meters through a fragile roof light into an office space below. Portsmouth Crown Court...

Brain Injury Fall Caused by Too Little Scaffolding

The principal contractor involved in the construction of a dormer extension was sentenced for safety breaches on 19 April, 2018 after a self-employed worker...