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Rochdale cleaner’s crush death prompts £140,000 fine

A Rochdale plastics manufacturer has been fined £140,000 after a Portuguese cleaner was crushed to death by a pallet of bags weighing nearly one and a half tonnes.

TS (UK) Ltd was prosecuted by HSE following the incident at the Stakehill Industrial Estate in Middleton for failing to ensure the safety of its employees, and not having a worker trained in First Aid on duty.

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