Firm fined over Hippodrome fall injury

An unnamed 35-year-old sub-contractor broke his left leg and foot after a work accident in 2012.


Kebab worker injured in horrific accident

Ethem Torunoglu, 36, from London, was working for Kismet Kebabs when the incident took place and Chelmsford Crown Court was told the man was cleaning a derinding machine when he n…


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…


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…


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.