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Famous Chocolate Retailers Thornton’s Prosecuted After Accident

Factory Work Even large, well-known companies are failing their employees when it comes to health and safety. These large high street chains are well aware of what is required of them by law, and know where to go when look for a health and safety consultant to help ensure their workers are well looked after… Read the Full Post

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County Council in Warwickshire Fined for Failing Self-Employed Worker

The Health and Safety Executive have prosecuted the Warwickshire County Council. They decided to prosecute the council after one of their contractors was injured on the job.  A self-employed heating contractor was badly injured when he was working around machinery which was not properly guarded. As a result of the accident the contractor, John Shields,… Read the Full Post

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Cambridge company faced Prosecution after Worker is injured on the Job

An employee was severely injured while working at a Cambridgeshire pharmaceuticals packing company on 18 November 2009.  Due to the circumstances surrounding the accident the firm was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive. Terrible Injuries Sustained by Worker The 63 year old, John Armstrong, was busy supervising a machine which is used to prepare… Read the Full Post

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