Archive for January, 2016

Worker injured from safety failings at concrete manufacturers

A company manufacturing precast concrete panels was fined after a worker was injured while loading freestanding concrete units onto a vehicle. Nott... (more)

Firm fined after worker’s hand was caught in machinery

A Northampton luxury kitchen manufacturer, Bespoke in Oak Limited, was sentenced on 12 January 2016 after a worker had two fingers amputated following... (more)

Cardiff specialist coatings company fined for lead paint offences

A company who specialises in paint coatings has been fined for exposing its employees to health risks. Newport Magistrates’ Court heard recently ... (more)

CDM failures on Essex multi-storey refurbishment put over 100 lives at risk

A Shrewsbury construction firm carrying out construction work to convert an eight-storey former Ford office block into 384 flats has been prosecuted f... (more)

21 HAVS cases in South Wales lead to over £60K in fines and costs for Linde

A Merthyr Tydfil based manufacturer has been fined after twenty-one employees were left permanently injured after being diagnosed with hand-arm vibrat... (more)