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Top 5 most read in October 2019

The most read fines and prosecution articles in October 2019 includes, a £2.6m fine to DHL after a worker was killed by a stack of tyres. Read More

Fine reduced in worker fall case

Lanes Group PLC had been fined £500,000 at Westminster Magistrates Court on 17 July, but following an appeal, the eventual fine has been adjusted to £400k. Read More

£50k fine after multiple failings led to severe hand injury

Masher Brothers Limited has been sentenced after a trainee worker suffered life-changing injuries when his hand was caught in a rip saw. Read More

56% of care home workers have flagged fire safety concerns

51% care home workers who reported fire safety concerns were dissatisfied with the actions subsequently taken, according to research released today. Read More

BP fined £400k after Shetland oil leak

BP Exploration Operating Company Limited has been fined for spilling almost four tonnes of crude oil at the Sullom Voe Terminal, Mossbank, Shetland. Read More

Network Rail has paid out £1m for slips, trips and falls in the past five years

In the past five financial years, Network Rail has out paid a total of £1m for slips, trips and falls across UK stations. Read More

Two construction companies fined for fall from roof light

Two firms have been fined after an employee of a construction company fell through a roof light onto a concrete floor. Read More

£280k fine after dangerous gas work

Building services company fined after unsafe gas work lead to gas escapes and fires at two occupied properties at a new housing development. Read More

Omagh company sentenced after death of employee

A Co Tyrone company has been fined £150,000 for failings which resulted in the death of one of its employees at its premises on Killyclogher Road, Omagh. Read More

£126m fine for Southern Water

Southern Water has been fined £126m for spills of wastewater into the environment from its sewage plants and for deliberately misreporting its performance. Read More



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