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National Grid fined following worker’s death

An electricity and gas utility company has been fined after a worker was killed on Winslow Road in East Claydon. Read More

Bam Nuttall fined after inappropriate lifting operation injured worker

Bam Nuttall has been fined more than £800,000 after a worker suffered three fractured vertebrae when he was hit on the head by a large expanded polystyrene block after it slipped from an excavator bucket. Read More

Timber fell ten metres onto 3-year-old

A self-employed builder has been given a suspended jail sentence after a three-year-old girl suffered severe head injuries when a length of timber fell on her whilst it was being hoisted up the outside of a scaffold. Read More

Company failed to undertake safety checks

A granite worktop manufacturer has been fined after failing to ensure that lifting equipment was examined and maintained to ensure it was safe to use. Read More

‘Impractical and unsafe’ forklift use

A telecommunication inspection and maintenance company has been fined after a forklift truck overturned during an unsafe lifting operation. Read More

Devonport Royal Dockyard Ltd facing prosecution

The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) has notified Devonport Royal Dockyard Ltd (DRDL) that it will commence legal proceedings against the company for offences under LOLERRegulation 8. Read More

Renault safety breach: Workers exposed to dangerous equipment

Car manufacturer Renault has been fined after serious safety breaches relating to faulty vehicle lifts. Read More

Lifting operation was badly planned

HSE: Operation which had not been planned by a competent person and it was not appropriately supervised or carried out in a safe manner. Read More

Siemens and E-On fined after falling roof panel causes worker neck and spine injuries

A lifting operation carried out at the time of the incident was not properly planned, appropriately supervised or carried out in a safe manner, says HSE. Read More

Fine after worker crushed by steel coil

A Midlands-based steel supplier has been fined after a 35-year old worker was struck and crushed by an overhead coil. Read More



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