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Waste disposal firm fined after worker loses leg

An Essex-based hazardous waste disposal company has been fined after a worker was crushed beneath a tracked excavator at a Read More

Powys County Council fined after worker shatters knee cap at work

Powys County Council has been prosecuted after an employee was seriously injured at its public services' depot in Ystradgynlais while moving large concrete barriers using a telescopic handler. Read More

Manufacturer fined after employee dragged into machine

A fabric manufacturer has been fined after an employee was injured when he was dragged into a machine. Read More

Man loses leg in ‘entirely preventable accident’

A 59-year-old worker was crushed by a giant fish tank, breaking both of his legs leading to one having to be amputated, a court has heard. Read More

Employee breaks leg after scenery collapses

A company that makes scenery for London's theatres and international fashion shows has been fined after a carpenter was struck by a falling piece of mock-log cabin set. Read More

Poorly-maintained water jet leads to two incidents in seven days

Two men suffered life-changing injuries within a week of each other, following incidents with a high-pressure water-jetting gun. Read More



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