A housing developer and groundworks contractor have been fined after an employee was crushed and severely injured during an excavation collapse in Cumnock.
Published 30 April 2021
A 52-year-old construction worker was killed after an accident while working on a building site in Dumfries & Galloway.
Published 25 January 2021
Liverpool-based housing association Onward Homes Ltd has been fined after four employees developed a debilitating nerve condition over a period of several years.
Published 22 December 2020
The UK Government has launched a consultation into proposals to lower the 18-metre height tall building threshold as part of new measures to improve building safety standards.
Published 21 January 2020
Places for People Homes Limited has been fined £600,000 after five employees developed Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).
Published 15 November 2019
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has served a Statutory Improvement Notice on Thistle Housing Association in relation to its management of asbestos.
Published 22 October 2019
A contractor has been fined after a gas explosion at a domestic property in Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire.
Published 15 February 2018