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Three companies sentenced after worker dies during demolition project

Three construction companies have been fined after a worker suffered fatal injuries while demolishing a two-storey building in preparation for a development project. Portsmouth Crown Court heard how David Shayler, an employee of Ryde Demolition Limited, was removing roof timbers by hand with a colleague, when a gable wall partially collapsed causing him to fall […]

HSE is making sure businesses in Greater Manchester are COVID-secure

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is contacting businesses in Greater Manchester to make sure workplaces are COVID-secure to help tackle the local outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. HSE is working alongside Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and local public health authorities to support the understanding of any patterns in the confirmed coronavirus cases in […]

Broadcast July 2020

This month our HR Advisor, Joanne Fearon, gives the answers to the many questions we have received regarding holiday leave during the pandemic. Then Natalie Hurdwell, our Compliance Manager, introduces SK Compliance (and PAT Test UK) and discusses how this new addition to Stallard Kane can help streamline your safety requirements. Paul Kent, our Senior […]

Multiple safety failings at concrete manufacturer cause a worker fatality and another to be seriously injured

Concrete manufacturer Treanor Pujol Ltd has been sentenced for safety breaches following two separate incidents including the death of an employee and series injuries to a second worker. Health and Safety Executive (HSE) investigators also identified several electrical safety failings. Leeds Crown Court heard how Treanor employee Mathew Fulleylove, 30, was operating a mobile saw […]