A factory worker was killed when his neck was crushed by a pneumatic hatch on a pet food mixing machine, a court heard today.
A factory worker in Greater Manchester lost two fingers in a machine used to punch handles in plastic bags, a court has heard.
A Leicester manufacturer of quarrying plant and equipment has been fined after a worker was crushed between two nine-metre steel structures which were being lifted with an overhead travelling crane.
A South Tyneside company has been prosecuted for putting workers’ health at risk by exposing them to known hazardous fumes.
A Dorset manufacturing firm was today fined after a lorry delivery driver was run over by a fork lift truck.
A County Durham engineering firm has been fined £100,000 after a worker was crushed to death while clearing a jam on a production line.
A cardboard box manufacturer in Kent has been fined after an incident in which a delivery driver suffered severe head injuries after a fall.
A demolition contractor has been fined after exposing workers to potentially deadly asbestos fibres at the former Revlon factory in Maesteg.
A foundry in Stoke-on-Trent has been fined after a man was left with serious injuries after being burned by molten metal.
A Cannock company has been fined after a man was pulled into unguarded rotating parts of a machine.
A bus manufacturer has been fined £50,000 after a worker was injured by a bus floor platform which slipped while being lifted into position.
The owners of a Bolton packaging manufacturer have been sentenced for deliberately ignoring formal safety warnings for more than three years.
A multi-national automotive firm has been fined after part of a worker’s finger was sliced off on an unguarded machine at a Warwick factory.
A metal roofing company has been prosecuted for safety failings after a Cardiff worker suffered a serious wrist injury while operating production line machinery.
A County Durham firm has been fined £10,500 after a worker had three fingers severed while using a bandsaw.
A St Helens napkin and tablecloth manufacturer has been fined £30,000 after a worker lost three fingers when her hand was crushed between two printer rollers.
A glass manufacturer has been fined after an employee’s arm was cut to the bone when a sheet of glass shattered in his hand.
A Leicestershire manufacturing firm has been fined after an employee’s arm was torn off by a giant industrial ‘corkscrew’ as he was carrying out repairs.
A global packaging firm has been fined £90,000 after two workers suffered life-threatening injuries when they were engulfed by a fireball at a factory in Cumbria.
A global car components manufacturer has been fined after a Staffordshire woman fractured and burned her left middle finger while operating a welding machine.