Prosecutions

Whirlpool fined after worker’s death

Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited has been fined after a self-employed contractor fell from a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) and […] Read More

Full story: jail for bosses who tried to cover up details of 25-year-old’s fatal fall

Three company bosses have been jailed following the death of 25-year-old father of one, Benjamin Edge, who fell from a […] Read More

Court hears how workers fell from the tail of a plane

An aircraft engineering company has been fined after two men fell about 15 feet while they were carrying out checks […] Read More

HSE warning to businesses after Kier Construction is fined £400k

Construction company Kier Construction Limited has been fined £400,000 after a worker fell from height. The HSE has said that […] Read More

Care home fined after boy drowned in disused quarry

A Kettering based care home company has been ordered to pay £100,000 after a 16-year-old boy drowned at a disused quarry, […] Read More

Amey fined after worker “set on fire”

Gloucester Crown Court has heard how a 61-year-old worker suffered  life changing injuries after coming into contact with a live underground cable. […] Read More

Company and self employed contractor sentenced for lift shaft death

A company and a self employed contractor have been fined for safety failings after one man died and another was left […] Read More

Contractor fined for poor asbestos assessment

A Bedfordshire based contractor has been fined after failing to carry out suitable assessment of asbestos removal work. Read More

Animal feed manufacturer fined after worker injures hand

An animal feeds producer has been fined £50,000 after a mill cleaner suffered a serious hand injury. Read More

MoD issued with Crown Censure following worker’s death

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been issued with a Crown Censure by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after […] Read More

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