An unregistered gas installer was caught illegally carrying out work on a house in Newark.
A company has been fined after a visit by Health and Safety Executive (HSE) inspectors found dangerous conditions in a factory on an industrial estate near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
A Hertfordshire building company has been fined for injuring a woman as she waited for a bus.
A chain of dry cleaners in Bedford has been fined after putting workers’ lives at risk from a poorly-maintained gas boiler.
The Corrugated Case Company Ltd has been fined after an employee was seriously injured by a heavy goods vehicle at its site on Pilsley Road in Danesmoor, Chesterfield.
A Worksop man has been fined after an employee was crushed to death when a tractor overturned and landed on him.
A Wigan landlord has been prosecuted for putting the life of a tenant at risk by falsifying a gas safety document.
A construction worker defied death after falling four metres from the cage of a 20-tonnes cherry-picker into the path of a moving bus, which then pushed him another 15 metres along the Euston Road.
A former scaffolding company director has been fined after two employees were injured in a scaffold collapse.
Seven construction workers were lucky to survive when more than 250 tonnes of wet concrete collapsed at Liverpool John Moores University, a court has been told.
A Tower Hamlets-based building contractor has been fined after a worker’s hand was severely injured by an unguarded power tool.
Two companies have been fined following separate incidents at a Derbyshire lead smelting works. The first happened on 19 August 2009 when an employee suffered severe burns following an explosion at the site. The second incident happened on 7 May 2010 when an employee of Key Engineering (Chesterfield) Ltd was investigating a fault on an […]
A building firm from Stratford-upon-Avon has been prosecuted after a worker suffered severe injuries when he fell from a damaged scaffolding plank at a site in South Warwickshire.
A Cardiff-based cargo company has been fined after a lorry driver had part of his leg amputated after being struck by a reversing forklift truck.
A Darlington engineering firm was today fined after a delivery driver was seriously injured when a steel bar penetrated his chest.
A laboratory testing firm has been prosecuted after putting workers at its Tyneside premises at risk of exposure to asbestos.
A recycling company has been fined after a teenager with a promising career in motocross had his foot broken by a 16-tonne machine.
The director of a Cardiff construction firm has been fined for failing to take measures to ensure his workers’ safety while working at height.
A Sheffield man is lucky to be alive after suffering multiple injuries in a three metre fall down a flight of stairs at his home.
A Cheshire property developer has been sentenced after putting the lives of its workers at risk, by allowing them to work in an unsupported excavation.