October

03.10.2013

Firm fined after electric gate crush

Swindon Magistrates' Court heard Camera Security Services fitted an electronic closing device to a metal gate at Heathlands School in Bournemouth, but neglected to put a safety se…

03.10.2013

Grimsby factory worker wins compensation

Sheila Atkinson, 56, of Grimsby, is employed by Icelandic Food at their north-east England site and oversaw band saws, which cut fish up into small flakes so they could be made in…

02.10.2013

York company fined after staffer severed fingers

Grantham Magistrates' Court heard that Shaun Newcomb, 30, was working at a factory in Sewstern, Lincolnshire when the accident took place.

02.10.2013

Union: Rail jobs cuts could lead to accidents

Members of the TSSA argue the axing of 750 managerial jobs ahead of a parliamentary inquiry into level crossing safety will cost lives. 

01.10.2013

Labourer hurt in pig farm accident

Imogen Simpson, 45, of Easington, sustained two skull fractures, a broken left leg and a crushed ankle after the 2012 and has been unable to return to work or even walk…