Three lawyers explore a recent Australian case that demonstrates an employer will not be liable merely because there is another safer way of doing something.
A worker was taken to hospital in critical condition on Friday, 6 September after falling around 10 metres from scaffolding at an ACT construction site.
Construction workers and businesses are being encouraged to provide feedback on a draft code of practice on working safely with formwork and falsework.
Companies that own or provide maintenance for platform lifts in the UK have been alerted to several incidents of tampering with safety devices.
John Holland designed the Mobile Swing-stage Gantry in an effort to keep workers safe while maintaining 1706 marine piles across the terminal.
The Genie Lift Guard is a contact alarm prototype for slab scissor and vertical mast lifts.