Fall Accident at Work Leads to Court Action

The 23-year-old woman from Gateshead, who wishes to remain anonymous, was working at a Bellway Homes site in Earsdon View, Shiremoor, when the accident took place on December 4th …


Forklift Truck Caused Leg Injury Accident at Work

LP Foreman & Sons was fined £7,000 plus costs of £621 after pleading guilty to two breaches of the law over the workplace accident in August last year.


Man Loses Leg in Gas Explosion at Work

The blast resulted in Mr Wright's leg being severed below the knee and he consequently had to have it amputated above the joint.


Man Suffers Radiation Burns in Work Accident

Mistras ETS received a large fine in Crown Court following a work accident in which an employee sustained severe radiation burns.


Asbestos Blunder Results in Demolition Firm Fine

James Site Services, of Cosham, was taken to Court by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after inspectors carried out a routine inspection at one of its small development sites…