HSE ENFORCEMENT WEEKLY UPDATE
Prosecutions and enforcement notices weekly update and analysis
The latest records of enforcement notices issued and prosecutions taken by HSE Construction Division groups during the period 03/03/2014 – 09/03/2014 were added to the HSE register on 14th May 2014.
HSE has also published details of their Construction Sector Priorities for 2014/15 which outlines subjects etc. which are the current focus of attention for HSE Inspectors.
The HSE prosecution report shows 2 breaches by 2 defendants prosecuted by HSE Construction Groups added to the Register.
Enforcement notices issued
There were 57 construction sector enforcement notices added to Notices Register.
The majority of notices issued concern work at height, welfare, good order, silica dust, and asbestos.
An increasing number of notices concern wider CDM issues including: competence; site management, client compliance and a focus on smaller projects.