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Maintenance worker jailed for four years after toddler’s death

A maintenance worker has been found guilty of manslaughter by gross negligence following the death of a girl after he failed to replace a glass panel in a barrier on a walkway of the North Bank flats, Sheffield city centre. Read More

Maintenance worker on trial for manslaughter by gross negligence

A two-year-old girl fell to her death from an apartment block in Sheffield city centre after a maintenance worker failed to replace a glass panel that had been removed from a barrier, a jury has been told. Read More

First ever Crown Censure for English Heritage after glass viewing panel gives way

English Heritage has accepted a Crown Censure, equivalent to a criminal prosecution, for safety failings after a 12-year-old boy was badly cut when a glass floor panel broke during a family visit to Yarmouth castle on the Isle of Wight. This is the first censure recorded against English Heritage since its inception 30 years ago. Read More



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