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Caustic Soda Burn Results in Fine for Aerospace Firm

An Essex worker was injured while working at an aerospace company in November 2011. The 39 year old man, who has asked not to be named, was cleaning out a tank that contained caustic soda. While cleaning some of the sodium hydroxide crystals were flicked into his face causing burns to his eye lid and… Read the Full Post

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Camera Highlights Safety Failings of Construction Worker

The Importance of using Safety Equipment The owner of a roofing company based in Suffolk was caught red handing putting lives at risk.  He was filmed operating a disc cutter on top of a roof he was working on without using any safety equipment.  One of his employees was also on the roof at the… Read the Full Post

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