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Takeaway shop fined for failure to produce ELCI

A takeaway shop was fined after for failure to produce an ELCI (Employers Liability Compulsory Insurance) certificate. Cheltenham Magistrates’ Court heard how the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) w....

Added on: 22/01/2016

Illegal gas fitter will spend Christmas in jail over dangerous boiler installations

An illegal gas fitter has been given an immediate four month custodial sentence after the gas boilers he installed at two domestic premises were found to be ‘immediately dangerous’ and ‘at risk....

Added on: 25/12/2015

Landlord fined after family suffer carbon monoxide poisoning

A landlord has been fined after a family of five suffered carbon monoxide poisoning at their rented home. North Avon Magistrates’ Court heard that on 30 December 2014, the tenant returned home to Bu....

Added on: 20/11/2015

Illegal gas fitter fined

A self-employed Middleton man was fined for carrying out gas work while not being registered with Gas Safe Register. Paul Gregory of Hollin Lane, Middleton, Manchester installed a boiler at a property....

Added on: 13/11/2015

Carpenter in court after trainee’s fingers were severed

The owner of a Bedfordshire joinery and carpentry business pleaded guilty to failing to report an accident, where a person had two fingers amputated, which had occurred at his workshop.  Alex Defeo, ....

Added on: 06/11/2015

Company director fined for failing to comply with enforcement notices

The managing director of a Hertfordshire company specialising in recycling of wood waste has been prosecuted for safety failings. Stevenage Magistrates’ Court heard how Janbor Limited was served wit....

Added on: 23/10/2015

Torquay landlord fined for not undertaking safety checks

The landlord of a property in Torquay risked the lives of his tenants by not undertaking annual safety checks on gas appliances in the property. John Marshall was prosecuted by the Health and Safety E....

Added on: 02/10/2015

Restaurant owner fined over employer liability insurance

A restaurant owner has been fined for failing to provide Employers’ Liability Compulsory Insurance (ELCI).  Hasret Sasmaz, trading as Starburger of Frances Street, Woolwich, was fined a total o....

Added on: 02/10/2015

Leeds plumber jailed after illegal gas work

A Leeds trader, who operates under several aliases, was jailed for carrying out illegal gas work and putting a family and two children at risk of serious injury, or even death.  Christopher Shaw, als....

Added on: 24/07/2015

Car body repair company fined for failing to comply with improvement notices

The owner of a car body repair company has been fined for failing to comply with two improvement notices. Christopher Hutton, trading as Auto Bodyworks and Wheel Clinic of Storforth Lane Trading Estat....

Added on: 10/07/2015

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