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Fine for construction company for failing to report serious incident

A Wiltshire-based construction company has today been fined  after an employee operating a 2.5 tonne dumper drove into a 5-foot-deep excavation. Swindon Magistrates court heard how Mr Judd was undertaking installation of a French drain and soakaway in a church yard along with roofing work. Mr Judd was involved in the excavation of the sump, […]

Worker crushed due to insufficient planning, task management and control measures

A landscaping services company was sentenced today after a worker was seriously injured when a retaining wall collapsed into a trench.  Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court heard how, an employee of Award Winning Greenfingers Limited was undertaking groundworks to install a new timber retaining structure in the rear garden of a property at Beamish, County Durham. […]