Power company fined £1m after runner electrocuted

A company which maintains the power distribution supplies to London, the South East and East of England has been fined £1million after a runner was electrocuted by a low-hanging high voltage power cable. Dr James Kew was running on land in Newport, Saffron Walden, Essex, when he came into contact with a cable which should […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Power company fined £1m after runner electrocuted

Three companies fined after construction worker seriously injured in fall from height

Three companies have been fined a total of £90,000 after a worker was seriously injured when he fell nearly six metres from a platform with unguarded rails. Southwark Crown Court heard that on 4 March 2013 two workers accessed the top level of a unit which was to be dismantled as part of construction work […] Source: Media centre – HSE » London
Three companies fined after construction worker seriously injured in fall from height