Posts tagged with ‘working at height regulations’

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Construction firm in court after Fall from Height

by Emily Godward

Construction firm Montway Ltd, has been fined £144,000 after a worker was seriously injured when he fell off a roof during demolition work. Southwark Crown Court heard that on 25 February 2013 two workers were working on the roof of a two storey detached house at 17 Basing Hill, Golders Green in London. Romanian labourer Mr. […]

Engineering firm fined over worker’s fall from height

by Emily Godward

A leading engineering company has been fined for safety failings after a worker fell from scaffolding and suffered serious injuries. Swansea Magistrates’ Court heard that Motherwell Bridge Ltd, which designs and builds storage tanks, heat exchangers and gasholders, had been contracted to build a gasholder at the Tata Steelworks in Port Talbot. One of its […]