Chimney sweep fined for pensioner’s death

A chimney sweep has been sentenced after his failure to remove a bird’s nest blocking a chimney flue led to the death of a pensioner in his South Wales home. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Suffolk farm fined after worker injured

A Suffolk farming partnership has been fined after a worker was injured when his arm was caught in the machinery of a bird feeding line. http://news.hse.gov.uk/

Textile manufacturer sentenced over worker’s death

A West Yorkshire textile firm has been ordered to pay more than £115,000 in fines and costs for safety breaches that led to a worker being crushed and killed by a falling stack of rag bales. http://news.hse.gov.uk/