Working with machinery


£10k fine following security guard’s serious injury

A groundworks company has been fined after a security guard suffered serious hand injuries. Read More

Worker’s leg crushed in welding machine

A manufacturing company has been fined for safety breaches after a worker was severely crushed while fault finding on a mesh welding machine. Read More

Worker’s foot trapped for 45 minutes

An environmental firm and a sub-contractor have been fined after an electrical contractor had his foot trapped in a hydraulic powered compactor known as a Briquetter. Read More

Food firm fined for unsafe moving of machinery

A dessert company has been fined after employee was struck by machinery while relocating it on site. Read More

Worker’s thumb amputated after crush incident

An employee of a Devon-based animal feed manufacturer suffered life-changing injuries after his hand was crushed in a pellet press. Read More

Farm safety: Agency worker’s injury ‘timely reminder’ of safety needs

A company has been fined after a farm worker’s arm was pulled into potato grading machine. Read More

2 Sisters Food safety breach: £1.4m fine after worker suffers serious crush injuries

2 Sisters Food Group has been sentenced following an incident in which a worker was injured while unblocking a machine on the poultry slaughter line. Read More

Contour Showers: Machine blade cut through worker’s knuckle

A manufacturing company has been fined after a worker’s hand was caught in machinery. Read More

Firm fined £30k after worker’s legs crushed

Company fined after an operative is injured falling 2-3 metres into a compactor chamber. Read More

Quarry worker suffered serious entanglement injury

A new employee of Tudor Griffiths Limited was injured on his first day working at the quarry. Read More



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