Working with machinery


Machine maintenance task was missing risk assessment

A Leicestershire based aluminium extrusion company has been fined after an employee suffered serious hand and leg injuries. Read More

Worker’s leg crushed after external consultant’s advice was ignored

A packaging manufacturing company has been sentenced after a worker was injured by an automated transfer vehicle. Read More

Tata Steel: Contractor dies in machinery incident at steelworks

A worker has died after an incident involving machinery at Tata’s steelworks in Port Talbot. 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

£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



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