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Multiple Construction Companies fined when Director blown from roof during storm Doris

By Black Mill Health and Safety Consultancy Ltd
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Black Mill Health & Safety Consultancy Ltd - IOSH

Multiple Construction Companies fined when Director blown from roof during storm Doris, suffering life changing injuries

Failure to suitably asses the risks associated with working at height by the Principle Contractor and two roofing contractors resulted in a Director being blown off a roof during high winds. Fines in excess of £400,000 were awarded at Westminster Magistrates Court. After the hearing the Health and Safety Inspector stated that the life changing injuries could have been prevented if safe working procedures had been implemented. Black Mill Health and Safety Consultancy Ltd can provide you with competent advice and assist with the production of safe working procedures for implementation by your business as well as any contractor you employ.

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https://www.ioshmagazine.com/article/construction-firms-fined-after-director-blown-off-roof-during-storm

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