Monthly roundup of industry news

Yogurt manufacturer fined £600,000 after two employees suffered serious injuries

A yogurt manufacturing company has been prosecuted after two employees suffered serious injuries following the release of an acidic cleaning solution.

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Waste management company fined £400,000 for breach of welfare regulations

A waste management company has pleaded guilty to causing a life changing injury to one of its employees after an incident where a banksman was crushed by a shovel loader on large waste and recycling site in Crayford.

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Businesses advised to review fire risk assessments

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue is advising businesses to review fire risk assessments following the Prime Minister’s announcement to restrict movement and close businesses.

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Furniture retailer fined £398,000 over DSEAR and COSHH failings

The parent company of Swindon-based Oak Furnitureland has been fined nearly £400,000 for failing to protect its employees from hazardous and explosive conditions at its premises in Cheney Manor Industrial Estate

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Airline fined £500,000 for failing to secure customer data

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Cathay Pacific Airways Limited £500,000 for failing to protect the security of its customers’ personal data.

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