Monthly Archives: April 2016

Company director fined after worker falls through skylight

The company director of a sash restoration company has been fined for safety failings after a worker fell three metres through an unprotected skylight.

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Company fined after worker falls from van roof

A glazing firm was fined after a worker fell from the roof of a van, causing severe head injuries.

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School fined after pupil paralysed when swing collapsed

A Hertfordshire school has been fined for safety failings after a pupil suffered permanent paralysis when a swing collapsed.

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NHS prosecuted after pensioner killed in mobility scooter plunge

The NHS Litigation Authority has been prosecuted after an 82 year old man fell 12 feet to his death from an elevated walkway outside a health centre.

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Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

A Tameside housing trust has been fined after a worker suffered severe injuries to his left hand when it was struck by a metal blade on a ride-on mower.

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Council sentenced after vulnerable man choked to death

A council has been prosecuted after the death of a vulnerable day visitor to one of its care centres.

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