2023-24 names and details of fatalities

Updated: 07 May 2024

Since January 2012, the industry classifications used in this table are based on SIC 2007. Prior to this, the classifications were based on SIC 2003. This brings this information in line with the industry classifications used in HSE's official statistics.

Date of incident Name Age Description of incident Location of incident Local Authority LA code General Industry Sector Detailed Standard Industry Classification (SIC) SIC Code Employment status
19/04/2023 Leonard Smith 65 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Slough Slough UA 0350 Water/Waste Management Recovery of sorted materials 38320 Employee
21/04/2023 David Wylds 51 The deceased fell from height Ashtead Mole Valley 3620 Services Freight transport by road 49410 Employee
24/04/2023 Yvan Davies 52 The deceased was struck by an object Oldham Oldham 4220 Manufacturing Manufacture of other rubber products 22190 Employee
24/04/2023 Thomas Kakoo 42 The deceased came into contact with machinery Wandsworth Wandsworth 5960 Services Management consultancy activities (other than financial management) 70229 Employee
27/04/2023 Charlie Harper 71 The deceased was struck by an object Coleshill Warwick 3725 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Employee
29/04/2023 David Woodman 74 The deceased died following a fall Larbert Falkirk UA 9065 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
03/05/2023 Andrew Lawman 34 The deceased came into contact with electricity Coppingford Huntingdon 0520 Agriculture Growing of cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds 01110 Employee
05/05/2023 David Rawson 62 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Bishops Stortford East Hertfordshire 1915 Construction Construction of roads and motorways 42110 Employee
10/05/2023 Alan Nimmo 57 The deceased fell from height Harpley W Norfolk & Kings Lynn 2635 Construction Roofing activities 43910 Self employed
15/05/2023 Greta Zoob 94 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle London Greenwich 5330 Construction Other building completion 43390 Member of the public
18/05/2023 Philip Alexander 43 The deceased came into contact with electricity Chichester Chichester 3815 Agriculture Growing of cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds 01110 Employee
18/05/2023 Frederick G Duckitt 59 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Doncaster Doncaster 4410 Agriculture Raising of other cattle and buffaloes 01420 Self employed
18/05/2023 Bridget Herbst 54 The deceased died following a fall Huddersfield Kirklees 4715 Services Social work activities without accommodation for the elderly and disabled 88100 Employee
19/05/2023 Richard Knight 64 The deceased came into contact with machinery Coleshill North Warwickshire 3705 Agriculture Raising of sheep and goats 01450 Self employed
21/05/2023 Ian Howick 58 The deceased was struck by an object Chiddingfold Waverley 3650 Services General Public Administration 84110 Member of the public
24/05/2023 Thomas Nelson 76 The deceased came into contact with cattle Kendal Westmorland & Furness 0940 Agriculture Raising of dairy cattle 01410 Self employed
25/05/2023 Alexander Wilford 29 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Blytheburgh East Suffolk 3545 Construction Construction of roads and motorways 42110 Member of the public
25/05/2023 Thomas Telford 86 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Selkirk Perth & Kinross UA 9074 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
26/05/2023 Adrian Bowles 59 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Swindon Swindon UA 3935 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
26/05/2023 Joshua Mainwaring 32 The deceased fell from height Maesteg Bridgend UA 6915 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Self employed
29/05/2023 Ivor Taylor 77 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Okehampton West Devon 1150 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
31/05/2023 Sandeep Singh 36 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Barking Barking & Dagenham 5060 Manufacturing Manufacture of ceramic household and ornamental articles 23410 Employee
02/06/2023 Laura Simmons 22 The deceased was trapped by an overturning vehicle Cheltenham Gloucester 1620 Agriculture Support for crop production 01610 Employee
11/06/2023 James Connolly 49 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Ellesmere Port Cheshire West and Chester UA 0660 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Self employed
13/06/2023 Nirmal Sohi Singh 63 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Hounslow Hounslow 5540 Construction Civil engineering project nec 42990 Employee
16/06/2023 James Smith 61 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Patna East Ayrshire UA 9060 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
16/06/2023 Cuma Ozdemir 51 The deceased fell from height Peterhead Aberdeenshire UA 9052 Manufacturing Manufacture of other fabriacted metal products nec 25990 Self employed
20/06/2023 James Smith 56 The deceased came into contact with cattle Ballater Aberdeenshire UA 9052 Agriculture Raising of dairy cattle 01410 Self employed
22/06/2023 Daniel Ames 49 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Rochdale Rochdale 4225 Manufacturing Finishing of textiles 13300 Employee
03/07/2023 Dorothy Presley 76 The deceased died following a fall London Greenwich 5330 Services General Public Administration 84110 Member of the public
04/07/2023 Ian Sparrowhawk 65 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Swansea Swansea UA 6855 Services Landscape Service Activities 81300 Employee
05/07/2023 Mike Swales 34 The deceased fell from height Marton-Le-Moor North Yorkshire 2742 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Employee
06/07/2023 Hugh MacPhail 76 The deceased fell from height Isle of Mull Argyll & Bute UA 9054 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
19/07/2023 Graham Hoyle 69 The deceased fell from height Manchester Manchester 4215 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Self employed
22/07/2023 Albert Ross 67 The deceased was struck by an object Aberdeen Aberdeen City UA 9051 Services Other transportation support activities 52290 Employee
24/07/2023 Nicholas Stringer 75 The deceased fell from height Malton North Yorkshire 2742 Manufacturing Manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock 30200 Employee
25/07/2023 Mark Tatlock 41 The deceased fell from height Pendlebury Salford 4230 Manufacturing Manufacture of metal structures and parts of structures 25110 Employee
26/07/2023 Kevin McGarry 56 The deceased came into contact with something fixed or stationary Wolverhampton Wolverhampton 4635 Services Operation of sports facilities 93110 Employee
01/08/2023 Spencer Fagg 77 The deceased fell from height Ashford Ashford 2205 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Self employed
05/08/2023 David Fowler 39 The deceased fell from height Glencoe Highland UA 9068 Services Activities of tourist guides 79901 Self employed
05/08/2023 Hazel Crombie 64 The deceased fell from height Glencoe Highland UA 9068 Services Activities of tourist guides 79901 Member of the public
05/08/2023 Graham Cox 60 The deceased fell from height Glencoe Highland UA 9068 Services Activities of tourist guides 79901 Member of the public
10/08/2023 James Tabiri 57 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Bradford Bradford 4705 Services Temporary employment agency activities 78200 Employee
14/08/2023 Michael Jones 26 The deceased came into contact with something fixed or stationary Liverpool Liverpool 4310 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Self employed
16/08/2023 Thomas Neat 19 The deceased fell from height Staines Spelthorne 3635 Construction Construction of Buildings 41200 Self employed
16/08/2023 Derek Mann 83 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Stonehaven Aberdeenshire UA 9052 Services Other human health activities 86900 Member of the public
18/08/2023 Alexander Kippax 19 The deceased was struck by an object Oxford Oxford 3110 Services General Public Administration 84110 Member of the public
23/08/2023 Patrick Hanly 52 The deceased fell from height Weobley Herefordshire UA 1850 Extractive/Utilities Distribution of electricity 35130 Employee
24/08/2023 Graham Saville 42 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Newark Newark and Sherwood 3030 Services Public order and safety activities 84240 Employee
25/08/2023 Dale Pattinson 36 The deceased fell from height Gordon Borders UA 9055 Construction Construction of commercial buildings 41201 Employee
25/08/2023 Lee Swingwood 50 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Fenton Stoke-on-Trent 3455 Services Renting and leasing of construction and civil engineering machinery and equipment 77320 Employee
29/08/2023 Dean Mcelhatton 52 The deceased fell from height Staines Spelthorne 3635 Construction Construction of Buildings 41200 Self employed
01/09/2023 Lorna Milward 59 The deceased came into contact with cattle Welshpool Powys UA 6850 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Member of the public
06/09/2023 Surjeet Nanra 75 The deceased fell from height London Ealing 5270 Construction Electrical installation 43210 Self employed
10/09/2023 Iris Bourhill 93 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Penicuik Edinburgh UA 9064 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
11/09/2023 Matthew Allan 22 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Milton Keynes Milton Keynes UA 0435 Construction Other construction installation 43290 Self employed
11/09/2023 Paul O'Rourke 43 The deceased fell from height Crymych Pembrokeshire UA 6845 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Self employed
12/09/2023 Russell Crank 64 The deceased fell from height Stockport Stockport 4235 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Self employed
14/09/2023 Michael Taylor 62 The deceased fell from height Bournemouth Dorset 1260 Construction Painting 43341 Self employed
15/09/2023 Alan Brisbane 60 The deceased fell from height Stirling Clackmannan UA 9056 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
15/09/2023 Kevin Smith 57 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Ilfracombe North Devon 1115 Construction Civil engineering project nec 42990 Employee
16/09/2023 Mohammed Khan 43 The deceased was struck by an object Manchester Manchester 4215 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Employee
23/09/2023 Peter John Harland 41 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Huby North Yorkshire 2742 Services Motor vehicle repair 45200 Self employed
02/10/2023 Tracy Martin 50 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Lochgelly Fife UA 9066 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
02/10/2023 Glyn Brace 68 The deceased came into contact with electricity Taunton Somerset 3335 Construction Electrical installation 43210 Self employed
04/10/2023 Samuel Moore 33 The deceased was struck by an object Coomb Martin North Devon 1115 Agriculture Support activities for animal production nec 01629 Self employed
07/10/2023 Ian Williams 73 The deceased fell from height Mickle Trafford Cheshire West & Chester UA 0660 Construction Roofing activities 43910 Self employed
09/10/2023 Alec Cooper 61 The deceased fell from height Milton Keynes Milton Keynes UA 0435 Construction Other construction installation 43290 Employee
16/10/2023 Mohammed Khalique 59 The deceased fell from height Oldham Oldham 4220 Manufacturing Manufacture of other articles of paper and paperboard nec 17290 Employee
17/10/2023 Mary Urban 86 The deceased died following a fall Dalkeith Midlothian UA 9070 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
18/10/2023 Stephen Nicholson 61 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Farnsfield Newark & Sherwood 3030 Construction Construction of commercial buildings 41201 Employee
19/10/2023 David Saint 61 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Birmingham Birmingham 4605 Manufacturing Manufacture of other articles of paper and paperboard nec 17290 Employee
19/10/2023 Martin Coates 28 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  York York 2741 Services Wholesale of agricultural machinery, equipment and supplies 46610 Employee
20/10/2023 Henry Court 64 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Bristol South Gloucs UA 0119 Services Motor vehicle repair 45200 Employee
23/10/2023 Kevin Johnson 59 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Birtley Durham County UA 1360 Services Freight transport by road 49410 Employee
24/10/2023 Stuart Wainwright 60 The deceased was struck by an object Poynton Cheshire East UA 0670 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
27/10/2023 John Oakes 29 The deceased came into contact with electricity Carnforth Westmorland & Furness 0940 Extractive/Utilities Electric power generation, transmission and distribution 35100 Member of the public
01/11/2023 David Wilson 58 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Frodsham Cheshire West and Chester UA 0660 Construction Civil engineering project nec 42990 Self employed
03/11/2023 Marcus Georgeson 83 The deceased was trapped by an overturning vehicle Shetland Shetland 9010 Agriculture Raising of sheep and goats 01450 Self employed
07/11/2023 Kieran Renwick 25 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Bedale North Yorkshire 2742 Services Motor vehicle repair 45200 Employee
08/11/2023 Karamjeet Singh 30 The deceased fell from height Ilford Redbridge 5780 Construction Construction of Buildings 41200 Employee
08/11/2023 Lee Walker 52 The deceased fell from height Fallowfield Manchester 4215 Construction Other building completion 43390 Self employed
13/11/2023 Adam Currie 24 The deceased came into contact with machinery Banff Aberdeenshire UA 9052 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Employee
14/11/2023 David Archer 36 The deceased died following a fall Manston Thanet 2260 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Employee
20/11/2023 Peter Shaw 55 The deceased was struck by an object Irlam Salford 4230 Construction Specialised construction not scaffolding 43999 Employee
20/11/2023 Chris Keegan 67 The deceased came into contact with machinery Castleford Wakefield 4725 Services Renting & leasing of construction and civil engineering machinery and equipment 77320 Employee
22/11/2023 Robert Burbery 54 The deceased fell from height Birmingham Birmingham 4605 Construction Construction of Buildings 41200 Self employed
28/11/2023 Robert Knight 73 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Sleaford North Kesteven 2520 Agriculture Raising of other cattle and buffaloes 01420 Self employed
28/11/2023 James Young 81 The deceased died following a fall Edinburgh Edinburgh UA 9064 Services Service activities incidental to air transportation 52230 Member of the public
29/11/2023 Anthony McLaughlin 41 The deceased came into contact with machinery Oldham Oldham 4220 Manufacturing Manufacture of other fabricated metal products nec 25990 Employee
01/12/2023 Hazel Williams 81 The deceased died following a fall Caernarfon Gwynedd UA 6810 Services Residential care activities for the elderly and disabled 87300 Member of the public
08/12/2023 Nick Hardiman 53 The deceased came into contact with machinery Halesowen Dudley 4615 Manufacturing Forging, pressing and roll-forming of metal;powder metallurgy 25500 Employee
08/12/2023 Charles Maycock 38 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Penrith Westmorland and Furness 0940 Construction Construction of domestic buildings 41202 Self employed
11/12/2023 Bob Keal 69 The deceased came into contact with machinery Spalding South Holland 2525 Agriculture Growing of cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds 01110 Employee
12/12/2023 Ekarmanjeet Singh 25 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  London Waltham Forest 5930 Construction Roofing activities 43910 Employee
15/12/2023 Grace Mecaley 74 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Walthamstow Waltham Forest 5930 Services Other passenger land transport nec 49390 Member of the public
20/12/2023 John Godsman 67 The deceased fell from height Stonehaven Aberdeenshire UA 9052 Services Renting and leasing of other machinery, equipment and tangible goods nec 77390 Employee
20/12/2023 Chloe Bidwell 18 The deceased was struck by an object Bangor Gwynedd UA 6810 Services Letting and operating of own or leased real estate (other than Housing Association real estate and conference and exhibition services) nec 68209 Employee
20/12/2023 Conor McVeigh 36 The deceased was struck by an object London Brent 5150 Services Landscape Service Activities 81300 Employee
22/12/2023 Philip Thomas 44 The deceased fell from height Leeds Leeds 4720 Construction Roofing activities 43910 Self employed
22/12/2023 Ian Ollive 58 The deceased was struck by an object Redhill Reigate and Banstead 3625 Services Urban, suburban or metropolitan area passenger land transport other than railway transportation 49319 Employee
30/12/2023 Ian McGillivray 91 The deceased died following a fall Inverness Highland UA 9068 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
01/01/2024 David Anderson 76 The deceased died following a fall Melrose Borders UA 9055 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
05/01/2024 Brian McColm 68 The deceased came into contact with machinery Stranraer Dumfries & Galloway UA 9058 Agriculture Mixed farming 01500 Self employed
06/01/2024 Ivan Borghean 54 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Accrington Hyndburn 2330 Services Wholesale trade of motor vehicle parts and accessories 45310 Member of the public
09/01/2024 Peter Frank Hegenbarth 80 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Shropshire Shropshire UA 3250 Manufacturing Repair and maintenance of transport equipment nec 33170 Member of the public
13/01/2024 Andrea Imrie 82 The deceased died following a fall Perth Perth & Kinross UA 9074 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
17/01/2024 Tyrone George Baker 65 The deceased fell from height Swansea Swansea UA 6855 Construction Roofing activities 43910 Self employed
18/01/2024 Russell Gittins 54 The deceased was struck by a moving vehicle Shrewsbury Shropshire UA 3250 Services Wholesale of waste and scrap 46770 Employee
08/02/2024 Oliver Mawdsley 17 The deceased was struck by an object Bury Bury 4210 Water/Waste Management Collection of non-hazardous waste 38110 Employee
08/02/2024 Ako Azizpour 26 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Sutton Coldfield Birmingham 4605 Manufacturing Shaping and processing of flat glass 23120 Member of the public
14/02/2024 Stephen Gaskin 67 The deceased fell from height Ilford Redbridge 5780 Construction Painting 43341 Self employed
16/02/2024 John Lowe 79 The deceased died following a fall Airdie North Lanarkshire UA 9073 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
22/02/2024 Scott Greenwood 56 The deceased died whilst under medical care Edinburgh Edinburgh UA 9064 Services Hospital Activities 86101 Member of the public
02/03/2024 Christina Thomas 77 The deceased died following a fall Colwyn Bay Conwy UA 6905 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
03/03/2024 Timothy Bird 34 The deceased came into contact with electricity Melton Mowbray Melton 2430 Manufacturing Butter and cheese production 10512 Employee
23/03/2024 Foster Nixon 82 The deceased died while under residential nursing care Hawick Borders UA 9055 Services Residential nursing care activities 87100 Member of the public
29/03/2024 Phillip Mayhew 35 The deceased was trapped by something collapsing  Ripon North Yorkshire 2742 Services Motor vehicle repair 45200 Employee

 

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