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EDF and Doosan Babcock fined £350,000 over Hinkley skylight fall

EDF Energy Nuclear Generation (EDF-NGL) and engineering firm Doosan Babcock have been fined a total of £350,000 after a worker was seriously injured in a fall at Hinkley Point B power station in Bridgwater, Somerset. 

‘Callous’ rogue trader charged couple for repairs after labourer fell through roof during unsafe WaH

The owner of a roofing company has been jailed after he failed to erect scaffolding on a house in Surrey and then charged the elderly residents for repairs when a worker fell through the roof.

Worker died in stairwell fall after construction co failed to provide edge protection

A property developer that failed to provide edge protection during the conversion of a west London warehouse into residential flats has been fined over the death of a worker who plummeted 7.5 m down a stairwell.


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Liverpool Football Club: Goal getters

We talk to the Premier League club’s senior health and safety manager about CDM duties and procuring a bespoke health and safety management system to standardise its work. 

A SWIFT response

A variant on HAZOP analysis could bring new thoroughness to your risk assessments. 

Under the influence?

Are workers with health problems and taking medication at greater risk of workplace accidents? We look at the latest IOSH-sponsored research.