Working with machinery


Manufacturer fined after employee’s arm was pulled into rollers of slitter machine

A manufacturing company has been fined after an employee’s hand became caught between two driven rollers and was pulled into the machine. Read More

Glazing company fined for failing to control risks of vibrating tools

A glass and glazing company which installs and repairs glass windscreens and side windows to buses, coaches, motor homes and trains, has been fined for failing to adequately control the risk to its employees from using vibrating tools. Read More

Printing firm fined after employees injured

A commercial printing company has been sentenced for safety breaches after two employees were injured in separate incidents involving a printing press and a palletising machine. Read More

Food manufacturing company fined after worker injures finger in machinery

A food manufacturing company has been fined for safety breaches after a hygiene operative suffered a serious injury when his hand came into contact with a mixer. Read More

Council fined following employee fatality

The accident occurred when an employee was passing through an automatic gate in the machinery yard when the gate closed on him and he sustained fatal injuries. Read More

£130k fine for manufacturer after employee was crushed

A manufacturer has been fined after one of its employees sustained two broken ribs having been crushed within an industrial cooking machine whilst working to clear a blocked water inlet. Read More

£300,000 fine following leg amputation

A sawmill company has been fined after a worker was crushed by a 1.8 tonne concrete panel. Read More

Company sentenced for failings that led to injury

A company has pleaded guilty for failing to have effective measures in place to prevent access to a dangerous part of machinery. Read More

Firm fined after worker suffered thumb amputation

A food processing company has been sentenced for safety breaches after a production supervisor suffered a serious injury when his hand came into contact with dangerous parts of a potato processing machine. Read More

Two companies fined for failing that led to crush injury

Two companies have been fined a total of £100,000 after an employee was crushed by machinery. Read More



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