Case Study #3

Date of Offence
2013
Date of Hearing
2015
Breach of
Health and Safety At Work Act 1974, Section 2, Sub Section 1
Fine
£10,000

Details of Incident

The case is a prosecution of ** ********* Ltd of HSWA Section 2(1) for unsafe conditions present on the construction site at 20 Newton Avenue W3 where they failed to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and welfare of their employees.

How Safety PAL would have prevented this

Safety PAL can be used to upload documentation which can be accessed on site to ensure that the requirements of health and safety as stated in a method statement have been complied with. Such documentation could include checklists, report forms, dynamic risk assessment forms etc.