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Worker injures hand in cropping machine

A company producing lights for trucks has been fined after a workers’ hand was injured in a cropping machine. Sandwell Magistrates’ Court heard how an agency worker was working at Truck-Lite Compa....

Added on: 11/12/2015

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

Quarry Company Fined After Worker Injured Due to Unguarded Drilling Rig

A quarry company has been fined after an employee lost two fingers after coming into contact with a drill fitted to a hydraulic excavator at a dimension stone quarry. The employee was directing the dr....

Added on: 11/12/2015

Worker injured when he was crushed by metal folding machine

A company which manufactures office equipment has been fined after a trainee worker was injured when he was crushed by a metal folding machine. Newport Magistrates’ Court heard how an employee of F ....

Added on: 11/12/2015

Waste and recycling centre fined after worker injures hand on conveyor

A waste and recycling centre was fined after a worker was injured after his hand was drawn into an in running nip point on a waste transport conveyor. Preston Magistrates’ Court heard how an employe....

Added on: 11/12/2015

Caustic burns to worker at food manufacturing company

Food manufacturing company, Princes Ltd was sentenced today for safety breaches after a worker suffered chemical burns. Bradford Magistrates’ Court heard how 41-year-old Mark McLean was working at t....

Added on: 04/12/2015

Workers injured due to unguarded machinery

A soft furnishings company has been fined over two incidents of failure to adequately guard machinery. Paul Boomer, trading as Carousel of Castle Industrial Estate, Beresford Street, Failsworth, Manch....

Added on: 27/11/2015

Metal firm fined after worker was killed by a crane

A company who specialise in metal and alloy products has been fined after a worker was killed when he was struck by a load on a moving crane. Sheffield Crown Court heard how an employee of ATI Special....

Added on: 27/11/2015

Worker suffers loss of eye in explosion while inflating tyre

An Essex-based company which sells and services agricultural machinery has been fined £750,000 after an incident which left a worker permanently blind in one eye. Chelmsford Crown Court heard how the....

Added on: 27/11/2015

Worker killed by falling power press

A Wrexham firm was fined after a worker was killed when a machine weighing an estimated half a tonne fell on him. Chester Crown Court heard Christopher Williams, a maintenance supervisor at Morgan Tec....

Added on: 20/11/2015