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Worker suffers flash burns

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

A manufacturing firm has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker suffered flash burns to her face, neck, chest and both arms.

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Ilfracombe landlord endangered tenants with illegal gaswork

Friday, August 4, 2017

The landlord of a property in Ilfracombe has been given a suspended sentence for risking the lives of his tenants by undertaking dangerous gas work.

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Company fined £250,000 after crushing leaves worker with brain damage

Thursday, August 3, 2017

A passenger air transport firm has been fined after an employee suffered brain damage after being crushed by hangar doors in Bedfordshire.

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Company sentenced after worker loses hand

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A soft toy filling company was sentenced for safety breaches after a worker suffered life changing injuries.

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HSE statement following fatal incident at Theme Park in Ohio, USA

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A HSE spokesperson said: “HSE is aware of the tragic accident involving the KMG Afterburner (themed as Fire Ball) machine in Ohio on 26 July.

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Company fined after worker fell from height

Monday, July 31, 2017

Fruehauf Limited has been fined after a worker sustained fatal injuries after falling from a cherry picker at a factory in Grantham.

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£1m fine for Crossrail contractor following three incidents

Friday, July 28, 2017

A joint venture comprising of three companies established to support the Crossrail tunnel construction has been fined a total of more than £1m following three separate incidents on the project, including the death of a worker.

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Food manufacturer fined after worker left seriously injured

Friday, July 28, 2017

A food manufacturing company has been fined after a worker fell six metres from the back of a fork lift truck.

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Company fined after worker died as a result of a wall collapse

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A North East based company Mike Neesam & Son Limited has been fined after a wall collapse which led to the death of 43-year old Steven Ratcliffe.

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Company fined after worker suffers hand injuries

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A Midlands based company has been fined after an employee’s finger was severed at the company’s base in Roman Way, Rugby.

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Company fined after worker suffers hand injuries

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A Suffolk based company has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries when his hand was got caught in a machine at the  at the company’s base in Lakenheath.

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Company fined after worker fell from water treatment vessel

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A Water treatment system manufacturer has been sentenced after a worker sustained head and arm injuries after falling 3.5 metres from a water treatment tank.

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Companies fined after workers exposed to asbestos

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Three companies have been fined a total of more than £1m after workers were exposed to asbestos while refurbishing a school in Waltham Forest.

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Company fined after worker loses fingers in crush injury

Thursday, July 20, 2017

A company has been sentenced after a worker lost his middle two fingers while trying to repair its main entrance gate.

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HSE Chair, Martin Temple, talks about his personal connection to farming in support of National Farm Safety Week

Thursday, July 20, 2017

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Construction company and contractor fined after CCTV engineer falls from height

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Two companies have been fined after a worker fell more than three metres through the second floor of a building.

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NHS trust fined £1m following 53-year-old man’s death in Lincolnshire

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has been fined following the death of 53-year-old John Biggadike at Pilgrim Hospital in Boston.

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Coach building company fined after an apprentice fell from height

Friday, July 14, 2017

A Warrington based coach fabricator has appeared in court after an apprentice suffered serious injuries when he fell through a roof he was working on.

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Agency worker injures hand on lathe

Thursday, July 13, 2017

An engineering firm was sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker suffered injuries to his hand.

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Company fined after worker was injured by a fork lift truck

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A North West manufacturing company has been fined after an employee was struck by a fork lift truck.

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