Construction company fined after worker suffered life-changing injuries
Hovington Limited has been fined £34,000 for safety breaches after a worker was struck by a falling piece of plant machinery while working on a construction site in Rotherham.
An investigation by HSE found that the company failed to ensure that a safe method of work was in place when working in the vicinity of an excavator. Read this press release for more details.
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