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Glasgow vehicle manufacturer fined after worker’s roof fall

A company that specialises in building motor vehicles special purpose vehicles such as ambulances and taxis has been sentenced after exposing a worker a risk of fall from a roof from its Balmore Road ....

Added on: 21/08/2015

Roofing contractor fined after employee fell through fragile roof

A Norwich-based roofing contractor has been fined after his employee fell seven metres through a roof on which he was working. Sole trader Leighton Johnson and his employee were completing a job on a ....

Added on: 07/08/2015

Cleaning company fined for putting workers lives at risk

A Sheffield property and cleaning company was fined for breaching Work at Height regulations.  Turbo Property and Cleaning Services Ltd of Wade Street, Sheffield was issued with a Prohibition Notice ....

Added on: 24/07/2015

‘A miracle he was not killed’ says judge as logistics firm fined £75,000

A logistics firm was fined £75,000 after a worker suffered life-changing injuries in a fall from a roof. Andrew Bannister, who had worked for PK & IF Cobley Limited for 15 years, was worried abou....

Added on: 17/07/2015

London firm fined after worker injured in fall

A London firm specialising in bespoke staircases has been sentenced for safety failings after a worker was injured when the personnel cage he was working in was knocked to the ground by an overhead cr....

Added on: 26/06/2015

Safety failings land firm in court

A metal processing company has been fined for safety failings which exposed a worker to a serious risk of injury from a fall. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) was sent footage by a member of the ....

Added on: 19/06/2015

Recycling company sentenced over worker injury

A company specialising in the recycling of waste plastic was fined today (Friday 12 June 2015) after a worker was injured when he fell from an industrial sized waste bin.  Worthing Magistrates cour....

Added on: 19/06/2015

Roofing boss prosecuted for safety failings

A London roofing firm boss has been fined for safety failings after four workers were put at risk of serious injury from falls while replacing a roof. City of London Magistrates’ Court heard (5 June....

Added on: 12/06/2015

Firm in court after two workers severely injured in roof fall

A Lichfield-based firm carrying out work in Perth has been fined for serious safety failings after two workers fell over four metres when a vehicle spray booth they were constructing collapsed. John Q....

Added on: 05/06/2015

Firm firmed after worker’s roof fall causes ‘life-threatening’ injuries

Lockheed Martin UK Ampthill Limited was fined £10,000 (and ordered to pay more than £7,300 in costs) after admitting a breach of Work at Height Regulations. Appearing at Luton Magistrates’ Court, ....

Added on: 24/04/2015