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Sweet factory fined for machine death

The UK’s largest confectionery firm has been fined a total of £300,000 after an employee was crushed to death in one of its sweet-making machines.

HSE prosecuted Tangerine Confectionery Limited, of Vicarage Lane, Blackpool, following the death of employee Martin Pejril at its Poole factory.

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