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Two companies fined after worker dies in Camden explosion
Materials Movement Ltd and P J Labour Services Ltd have been fined after a worker was killed in an explosion at a demolition site.On 16 March 2017, 54-year-old Stephen Hampton, working at a site on Swains Lane in Camden, London, was killed when an old fuel storage tank he was cutting up exploded...
Marine fishing company fined for failings that lead to crewman’s death
The operator of a fishing vessel which lost a crewman overboard has admitted health and safety offences.47-year old Annang Neurtey was lost at sea after he was struck by a wire on board the 20 metre trawler, Aquarius. The boat had left Aberdeen Harbour just before 1am on 17 August 2015 to return...
Company fined after worker suffers crush injuries
    A construction company has been fined after a worker was injured when a water pump set weighing over 700kg fell on him at a construction site.Southwark Crown Court heard that, on 15 January 2016, a pipe fitter working for Fascel Group Limited was working on the transfer of...
£20k fine for waste firm
 A waste management and packing company has been fined after a worker was struck by a falling bale of compacted wastepaper.An employee of Recycled Packaging Ltd was seriously injured in a warehouse in Hillington, Glasgow, in December 2016 when he was struck by a falling bale of paper which...
Construction materials company fined after employee suffers life-changing injuries
    A company that designs, manufactures and distributes construction materials has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries, resulting in his left arm being amputated.Loughborough Magistrates’ Court heard that, on 13 August 2017, a 48-year-old employee of...
Two companies fined after worker dies in Camden explosion
    Materials Movement Ltd and P J Labour Services Ltd have been fined after a worker was killed in an explosion at a demolition site.Westminster Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 16 March 2017, 54-year-old Stephen Hampton, working at a site on Swains Lane in Camden, London,...
South Wales Police fined after employee injured during cable installation
    South Wales Police has been fined after an employee received an electric shock whilst installing computer data cables.Cardiff Magistrates’ Court heard that on the 16 October 2015, at Bridgend Police Station, Brackla Street, a 48-year-old civilian employee sustained...
Buckinghamshire company fined after forklift truck struck worker
    A packaging company has been fined after an employee was struck by a reversing forklift truck.Reading Magistrates’ Court heard that on 9 August 2018 an employee, Arthur Weston, working at Boxes and Packaging (Oxford) Limited in Long Crendon, was struck by a reversing...
Construction company fined after worker falls from platform
A construction company has been fined after a worker fell from a platform causing him to be knocked unconscious and suffer a broken wrist.Peterlee Magistrates’ Court heard that, on 28 August 2018, during refurbishment work at Old Eldon Farm, Shildon, a site operative fell from a raised...
Engineering company fined for exposing workers to the risk of dermatitis
 An engineering company has been fined for failing to control the risk of its employees developing dermatitis following exposure to metalworking fluid.West Hampshire Magistrates’ Court heard that, between October 2017 and January 2019, employees of Lymington Precision Engineers Co Limited...

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