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Finger amputation at work leads to £10,000 fine

A window manufacturer has been fined £10,000 after an employee had a finger sliced off at its Dudley factory.

M&M Windows Ltd, which has its head office in Droitwich Spa, pleaded guilty to breaching Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and Section 1(1) of the Employers’ Liability (Compulsory Insurance) Act 1969. As well as the fine, Dudley Magistrates also ordered the company to pay £2,500 towards costs.

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