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Insulation firm fined after employee suffered serious hand injury

A manufacturer of industrial insulation has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries to his hand while trying to clear a blockage from a machine. Read More

Tree service company fined after employee’s finger severed

Josh Noon Tree Services has been sentenced after a worker suffered serious hand injuries when his hand was caught in a log splitting machine. Read More

Manufacturing firm fined after worker loses parts of her finger in unguarded machinery

An absorbent product manufacturing firm has been fined after an agency worker’s hand was caught in a rotating fan blade, causing her life-changing injuries. Read More

Worker was cut free from unguarded machine

An aggregate company has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker suffered crush injuries to his arm. Read More

KT Recycling Ltd: Waste firm fined after machine injures worker

An employee of waste recycling company KT Recycling Ltd was injured whilst operating unguarded machinery. Read More

Worker’s fingers severed in manufacturing machinery

Employee had been attempting to retrieve a tool when his hand was drawn into an in-running nip between two large power driven-rollers of a case maker machine, resulting in two of his fingers being severed. Read More

Coachbuilder fined £50k after young worker loses finger

A Cheshire coachbuilding firm has been fined after a worker sustained injuries to his hand when using an unguarded planer. The Read More

Tradesman fined after employee lost fingers

Richard John Pullinger, a sole trader that recycles cardboard in Polesworth, has been fined after a 19-year-old employee suffered severe Read More

Insufficient guarding leads to serious injuries, court hears

A Rotherham recycling firm has been sentenced over serious safety dangers on a conveyor after a 25-year-old worker had his Read More

Routine inspection leads to £55,000 pay out for multiple failings

A waste and recycling site in Carmarthen was in such a dangerous condition that visiting health and safety inspectors had Read More



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