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£300,000 Fine after Death of Driver

A firm in the West Midlands has been given a £300,000 fine after one of their employees was killed in 2010. Russell Homer was working during his nightshift when he was killed by a runaway lorry. He was crushed as he worked to couple the trailer onto a tractor unit and he passed away due …Read the Full Post

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Ozone Danger Ignored Resulting in Life Changing Injuries

One contractor working in Kegworth has had his life permanently affected after being exposed to ozone. Richard Sharp from West Yorkshire was working for Cott Beverages when the exposure occurred. He was sent into a room to change a UVB light system that was located in the plant room. He had been given a permit …Read the Full Post

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Fall from Height Results in Serious Injuries

Another case involving fall from heights has brought attention once more to the importance of onsite safety.  Two workers were seriously injured when they fell from a platform they were working on while employed by a vehicle engineering firm.  The two men who have asked to remain anonymous were working with six other employees who …Read the Full Post

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