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£60k fine after care home resident dies in stairway fall

A family-run care home has been sentenced after a resident fell down a set of stairs and later died as a result. A resident at Kinning Park Care Home went missing, Glasgow Sheriff Court was told. After an extensive search of the premises, staff located the resident at the bottom of a set of stairs […]

WHSmith to pay £300k+ in fines and costs after customer falls through open trapdoor

WHSmith has been fined after a customer fell almost 3m (9ft 8in) through an open trapdoor on the shop floor, leaving her with serious injuries. The 64-year-old was looking at birthday cards when she fell into the basement after staff opened the door on the trading floor. WHSmith pleaded guilty to health and safety breaches […]