Following an investigation carried out by City of York Council, which was in response to an accident where an employee tripped over and broke their hip, and which found serious health and safety breaches, the York branch of Poundworld were successfully prosecuted today.
Denbighshire County Council has welcomed the sentencing in the case of a company and its director following the death of an employee.
New Life Signs Installations Limited of 13 Abington way, Queensfield, Swindon, SN2 7S2 has accepted a caution following a hearing on 20 and 23 June 2014 at Bodmin Magistrates Court after admitting offences under Section 3 of the Health and Safety at Work 1974.
The managers of a Kendal car park have been fined £95,000 and ordered to pay £50,000 costs following the death of a pensioner who was hit by a delivery van.
The owner of a Mansfield nail salon has been fined after inappropriate equipment was used on a customer.