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Company fined following death of worker

Monday, April 23, 2018

A transport company has today been fined £180,000 after a worker suffered fatal crush injuries.

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Company fined following death of worker

Friday, April 20, 2018

A waste management company has today been sentenced after a 56-year-old man was fatally injured in a lorry runaway incident at a hospital in Plymouth.

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Contractor fined after worker suffers life changing injuries in a van fire

Friday, April 20, 2018

Greenseal Insulation Ltd, a company specialising in spray foam insulation services, have today been fined after an inexperienced worker suffered severe burns while attempting to refuel petrol powered equipment.

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NHS Trust fined after exposing patients to legionella risk

Friday, April 20, 2018

Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust has been fined £300,000 after failing to control the risk to patients from exposure to legionella bacteria in its water systems.

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Principal contractor fined after worker suffers brain injury in fall from height

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The principal contractor involved in the construction of a dormer extension has today been sentenced for safety breaches after a self-employed worker suffered life threatening injuries.

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Company fined after worker falls through roof

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Southern Solar Ltd and Sonya French have today been fined after a worker fell through a fragile barn roof, suffering life-changing injuries.

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Company fined after contractor falls from scaffold

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Beaudecor Ltd has today plead guilty and been fined after a worker fell from scaffolding.

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Safety Alert – Cylinders manufactured from aluminium alloys HE30/AA6082 and AA6351 and used primarily for gases for underwater breathing apparatus

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

There have been several recent catastrophic failures of aluminium cylinders used primarily to contain gases for underwater breathing apparatus and manufactured from aluminium alloys HE30/AA6082 and AA6351. These cylinders should only be used if they have undergone thorough visual inspection and testing with an eddy-current device by a competent inspector. Failure to conduct such inspection […]

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Cornwall based tree surgeon sentenced after tree felling incident

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A tree surgeon from Cornwall has been sentenced after a tree that was being worked on, fell into a public area and hit a parked car.

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Care home fined after death of resident

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A care home has been prosecuted after a 77-year-old resident slipped down in her specialised wheelchair and died.

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Civil engineering firm and district heating firm fined after worker suffered fatal injuries

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A civil engineering firm and a district heating firm were sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker suffered fatal crush injuries.

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Company and director fined after worker injured

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A Newhaven Waste Management Company and its Directors have been fined after an employee got his arm caught in a conveyor at a material recycling plant.

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£40k fine after two employees injured in fire at adhesive manufacturer

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A Manchester adhesive manufacturer has appeared in court after two employees were injured in a major fire which stopped production at the site for five months.

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Cambridgeshire Partnership fined after death of employee

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A farming partnership has been fined £400,000 after a teenage employee died when the tractor he was driving collided with a bridge.

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Asbestos removal company and managers sentenced after forging documents

Thursday, April 12, 2018

An asbestos removal company, and two of its managers, have today been prosecuted after forging documents in order to obtain an asbestos licence from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

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Surveyor fined after failing to detect asbestos

Thursday, April 12, 2018

A specialist asbestos company has been fined after failing to detect asbestos at a demolition site.

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Contractor fined after a series of failures to carry out work safely and provide adequate welfare facilities

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A contractor carrying out refurbishment and basement extension work was prosecuted after the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) identified a series of serious safety breaches during inspections.

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Contractor fined after a series of failures to carry out work safely and provide adequate welfare facilities

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A contractor carrying out refurbishment and basement extension work was prosecuted after the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) identified a series of serious safety breaches during inspections.

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Building contractor jailed after house collapse in Brighton

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A building contractor has been sentenced following an incident in February 2015 in which a house in Brighton partially collapsed.

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Building contractor jailed after house collapse in Brighton

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A building contractor has been sentenced following an incident in February 2015 in which a house in Brighton partially collapsed.

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