Construction and service

About Construction and service

The sector Construction and services has an elaborate working terrain in which five types of safety can be distinguished. These are workers safety, fire safety, constructive safety, safety of products and services and environmental safety. Read more

  • Investigation Scaffolding accident

    The Dutch Safety Board is launching an investigation into the scaffolding accident that took place in The Hague on May 26 this year. A passer-by was...

  • Investigation Accident at The Hague Rijnstraat building site

    The Dutch Safety Board has investigated an accident at the building site of the former VROM building in the city centre of The Hague. In the morning...

  • Investigation Lifting accident Alphen aan den Rijn

    During lifting operations two construction cranes, together with the already lifted bridge section, toppled into the adjacent built-up area.  A...

  • Investigation Accident at Den Uyl Bridge,

    The Dutch Safety Board has started an investigation into the circumstances around an accident at the remotely controlled Den Uyl Bridge in Zaandam on...

  • Investigation Carbon monoxide - Understated and misunderstood danger

    Investigation by the Dutch Safety Board to carbon monoxide accidents shows that 46% of the accidents happen with a central heating system; most...

  • Collapsed roof Grolsch Veste

    Investigation Collapsed roof Grolsch Veste, 7 July 2011

    On the 7th of July 2011 the part of the roof of the stand being build, collapsed around 12 am. In the accident two people were killed and sixteen...