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Category: Prosecution

Construction boss fined over risks to workers

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

The director of a Cardiff construction firm has been fined for failing to take measures to ensure his workers’ safety while working at height.

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Man’s life shattered by builder’s safety breach

Monday, April 2, 2012

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.

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Luxury property developer fined for putting lives at risk

Friday, March 30, 2012

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.

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Animal feed firm sentenced over finger loss

Friday, March 30, 2012

A Lancashire animal feed firm has been sentenced after an employee lost one of his fingers in machinery.

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Schindler fined after engineer is crushed to death at Heathrow

Friday, March 30, 2012

Lift manufacturer Schindler Ltd has been fined £300,000 for safety failings after an employee was crushed to death while installing a passenger lift at Heathrow Airport.

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Cleaning firm fined over porter’s death at Bolton hospital

Friday, March 30, 2012

A national cleaning company has been fined £175,000 after a hospital porter was killed by an industrial waste compactor in Bolton.

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Demolition firm fined after man’s arm is severed

Thursday, March 29, 2012

A West Midlands firm has been fined after a teenage worker’s arm was amputated after being crushed during the demolition of old Grand Cinema in Ramsey town centre in Cambridgeshire.

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Dorset dairy company fined after worker’s arm crushed

Thursday, March 29, 2012

A Dorset dairy has been prosecuted after an employee was injured when his arm was pulled into a slurry separator.

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Basildon landlord prosecuted for putting tenants’ lives at risk

Thursday, March 29, 2012

A woman who owns a number of properties in Basildon which she rents to vulnerable families has been given community service for failing to keep their gas appliances well maintained and safe.

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Worker lost arm in unguarded farm machinery

Thursday, March 29, 2012

A worker employed to clear out an industrial chicken shed lost his arm after it became trapped in unguarded machinery.

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Man loses finger at Birmingham factory

Thursday, March 29, 2012

A Birmingham engineering company has been fined after a man’s finger was severed in a tube bending machine.

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Health screening company failed its duty to workers

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

A Cornish company has been prosecuted after using unqualified staff to screen the health of workers from dozens of other organisations.

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Carlisle boss fined after ignoring fire warnings

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

The owner of a pallet manufacturing firm has appeared in court after he allowed fires to be repeatedly lit at his premises next to gas storage sites in Carlisle.

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Widnes firm fined over employee’s fall injuries

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

A Cheshire worker could have been killed when he fell from the top of a chemical storage tank, a court has heard.

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Printing company fined £112,500 over death of worker

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

One of the UK’s leading printing groups has been fined £112,500 at Peterborough Crown Court today after a maintenance engineer was crushed to death in a printing press.

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Unregistered gas fitter’s work put people at risk

Friday, March 23, 2012

A Wrexham-based gas fitter has been sentenced after installing and illegally servicing equipment which could have resulted in harm to the tenants and landlord of a Wrexham property.

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Leisure park worker trapped in trench collapse

Friday, March 23, 2012

A worker at a holiday park suffered serious injuries when a trench he was working in collapsed on top of him.

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Manufacturer fined after hydraulic press crushes Stranraer worker’s arm

Thursday, March 22, 2012

A machinery manufacturer has been fined after its hydraulic press crushed a Stranraer worker’s arm which was later amputated.

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Mersey shipbuilding firm sentenced over welder death

Thursday, March 22, 2012

A Merseyside shipbuilding firm has been fined £120,000 over the death of a welder who became trapped while driving a forklift truck.

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Essex school fined over student injury

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

A secondary school in Colchester has been prosecuted after a teenage boy was injured when a stack of timber board fell on him, causing severe injury to his ankle and foot.

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