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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 an industrial accident.  The incident occurred o....

Added on: 15/01/2016

Companies sentenced over worker injury

 Two companies have been fined after a worker suffered serious head injuries when he fell during loading operations. Rehau Ltd, based in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd produce extruded plastic products ....

Added on: 08/01/2016

Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

A Tameside housing trust has been fined after a worker suffered severe injuries to his left hand when it was struck by a metal blade on a ride-on mower.  The 24-year-old from Stockport, who has asked....

Added on: 08/01/2016

Coachbuilder fined over worker injury

A Cheshire coachbuilding firm has been fined after a worker sustained injuries to his hand when using an unguarded planer.  On 9 December 2013, a 21-year-employee at S. Cartwright and Sons (Coachbuil....

Added on: 08/01/2016

Two companies fined for safety failings after two separate incidents

Tata Chemicals Europe Limited and Capper Industrial Contractors have been fined following safety failings on two separate occasions. Chester Crown Court heard how the first incident which occurred on ....

Added on: 25/12/2015

Worker loses tips of two fingers in band saw

A company who are fabricators of ducting for the building industry have been fined after a worker lost the tips of two fingers while working with a band saw. Nottingham Magistrates’ Court heard a 30....

Added on: 18/12/2015

Company fined after worker injured by conveyor

A manufacturing company was fined after a worker slipped into a conveyor suffering multiple fractures to his left leg and injuries to both thighs. Nottingham Crown Court heard how on 3rd June 2013 a w....

Added on: 18/12/2015

Company fined after worker injured by machinery

A manufacturing company was fined after a worker suffered crush injuries to his left hand from the moving rollers in a machine. Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court heard how on 12 May 2014 a worker at Fib....

Added on: 18/12/2015

Concrete company find after worker crushed by stairs

A company which produces precast concrete products has been fined for safety failings that led to the death of a worker and to another being injured in separate incidents just 20 minutes apart. Carlis....

Added on: 18/12/2015

Warwickshire tradesman fined after employee lost fingers

Richard John Pullinger, a sole trader that recycles cardboard in Polesworth, was fined after a 19-year-old employee suffered severe damage to his left hand when it was drawn into a roller press that h....

Added on: 11/12/2015