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£40k fine after machinery failure leads to finger amputation

An employee injured three of his fingers while cleaning a band re-saw. The HSE’s investigation found the machine was not effectively braked and therefore the cutting blade took an excessive time to stop. Read More

£120k fine following severed finger incident at toilet roll firm

A 22-year-old man had part of his finger severed whilst working at a toilet roll manufacturing company in Blackburn. Read More

Joinery firm gets £230k fine following serious hand injury

Avon Joinery received a £230k fine after finger of employee was severed. Read More

Worker has fingers amputated after gate incident

Company fined after worker loses ring-finger in lifting incident Read More



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