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Category: Prosecution

Company sentenced after worker loses finger in machinery

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

A cable manufacturing company has been sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker suffered the loss of his left little finger.

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South Devon engineer sentenced for unregistered gas work

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

An unregistered plumber has been sentenced after conducting gas work and leaving it in a dangerous state.

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Two construction companies fined after worker electrocuted

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

BAM Construction Limited and Shoreland Projects Limited have been fined after a man suffered multiple life changing injuries including severe burns to his neck.

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Haulage company fined after worker crushed

Monday, April 3, 2017

Bryan Alexander Ltd has been fined after one its workers was crushed by a hydraulic extension on one of its vehicles on the roadside in Plymouth.

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Essar Oil UK Limited fined after explosion at Ellesmere Port refinery

Monday, April 3, 2017

An oil company has been fined £1.65m following an explosion at its Stanlow refinery in Ellesmere Port.

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Fine for two companies following asbestos investigation in Surrey

Friday, March 31, 2017

Two companies have been fined after unsafe asbestos work was carried out on a property in Leatherhead, Surrey.

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Engineering company fined after worker crushed

Friday, March 31, 2017

Multi-Stroke Ltd has been fined after a worker’s left hand was crushed, causing him to lose his thumb, index and middle fingers.

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Electricity supplier fined after worker after workers death

Friday, March 31, 2017

Electricity North West Ltd has been fined £900,000 after a worker died from falling six metres while carrying out routine maintenance of power lines.

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Construction company fined after worker loses fingers

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Coldmac Limited has been fined after one of its workers suffered life changing injuries to his hand which required surgical intervention.

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Laing O’Rourke fined £800,000 after worker fatally crushed at Heathrow Airport

Friday, March 24, 2017

A construction firm has been sentenced following the death of Philip Griffiths at Heathrow Airport in October 2014.

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Roofing companies fined after worker fell through skylight

Friday, March 24, 2017

Two roofing companies have been fined after a worker fell nine metres through a skylight onto concrete flooring below.

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Principal contractor fined for safety failings

Thursday, March 23, 2017

A London based construction company has been fined for safety failings after complaints from the public

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Recycling company fined after worker crushed

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Arrow Recycling Ltd has been fined after a worker was left fighting for his life after being crushed by about 400kg of cardboard.

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Electrical appliance company fined after worker’s death

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited has today been fined after a self-employed contractor fell from a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) and later died from his injuries.

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Partnership fined following death of long-serving farm manager

Monday, March 20, 2017

A farming partnership has been fined £60,000 following the death of a farm manager in Staffordshire.

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Suspended prison sentence for Plymouth man undertaking illegal gas work at tenanted property

Monday, March 20, 2017

An unregistered gas fitter has been sentenced for illegally carrying out gas safety work at a rented house.

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Trailer firm fined after worker injured between vehicles

Monday, March 20, 2017

A Bedfordshire trailer firm has been sentenced after an employee suffered crush injuries when he was trapped between a lorry’s cab and a trailer.

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£160,000 fine for aircraft company after workers fell from the tail of a plane

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

An aircraft engineering company has been fined after two men fell about 15 feet while they were carrying out checks at the tail of an aeroplane.

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Construction worker seriously injured in wall collapse

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A Manchester building contractor and a company owner have appeared in court after a worker was seriously injured on a refurbishment site.

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Construction firm fined after worker fell from height

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Construction company Kier Construction Limited has been fined £400,000 after a worker fell from height.

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