Edinburgh company fined £12,000 after lorry crushes employee (COPFS release)

Date: 21 August 2014

An Edinburgh based pharmaceutical company has pled guilty today at Edinburgh Sheriff Court of failing to ensure the health and safety of an employee when a reversing lorry crushed an employees head and chest resulting in severe injury.

Read more: http://www.copfs.gov.uk/media-site/media-releases/835-edinburgh-company-fined-12-000-after-lorry-crushes-employee

 

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