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Contractors sentenced after employee breaks back in fall from height

A building contractor and a roofing contractor have been fined after an employee fell five metres from a first-floor extension, breaking several vertebrae in his lower back.  Liverpool Magistrates’ Court heard that on 11 June 2018, Grayton Building Contractors Ltd was undertaking a first-floor extension to a residential bungalow in Noel Gate, Aughton. 

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Health and safety

Construction company prosecuted for multiple safety failings

A construction company has been fined after repeated health and safety breaches, giving rise to significant risk, were found on a site in Bolton. Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard how inspections at the construction site at Manchester Road, Bolton, had taken

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Toolstation launches sharp-toothed brand campaign

Toolstation, one of Britain’s fastest growing suppliers of tools, accessories and building supplies, have launched a sharp-toothed new brand ad to celebrate the skills of key tradespeople across the UK and remind viewers of the tough tasks they face.  The

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