August

21.08.2013

Company fined after worker suffers arm injury

Indo European Foods was fined £16,000 at Ipswich Magistrates' Court after an employee trapped his arm in unguarded machinery, leaving him with serious injuries.

20.08.2013

Families get compensation after school injuries

Data released to BBC Wales as part of a Freedom of Information request showed that 312 claims made against schools since 2008 have been successful.

19.08.2013

Bolton firm in court over HAVS case

Woodall Nicholson was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a number of workers at the firm were diagnosed by doctors as having HAVS due to daily use of handhe…

16.08.2013

Man has foot amputated after rope fails

Joshua Senior, 25, fell around nine metres to the ground after a rope failed to take his weight at Rock (UK) Adventure Centre near Tonbridge on August 25th 2010.

15.08.2013

Textile company fined after worker exposed to chemicals

The man was employed at Gainsborough Silk Weaving in Sudbury as dye house manager from 1993 to 2012, but has suffered with chronic breathing difficulties since 2008.