Latest fatality statistics from HSE for fall

Falling from height remains biggest cause of workplace fatalities Falling from height remains the single biggest cause of fatal accidents in UK workplaces, according to new figures released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) this week. In the past year alone, 40 people have died following a fall from height at work – an increase from 35 …

Fall from a scaffold tower

We were sorry to hear of a terrible accident involving a fall from a scaffold tower in Reading in December 2016 that left a man with life-changing injuries. Samuel Goemans suffered a serious head injury in the fall which led to him experiencing long term brain and memory problems, suffering seizures and losing the ability to care for himself. The investigation …