A bus driver who was reading a time duty card while speeding on a stretch of the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway in Cambridge has been sentenced to 12 weeks’ imprisonment after he lost control of the vehicle, injuring five passengers. The sentence has been suspended for 12 months and the driver must also pay £2,000 costs.
Supermarket giant Tesco has been hit with a £160,000 fine for an injury caused by a falling roll cage. The penalty is eight times that levied on the company in 2013 for a similar offence in the previous year.
A golf club in Leicestershire has been ordered to pay a £150,000 penalty after it was found guilty of three breaches that led to a manager being killed by a falling branch.
Mobile technology allows better than ever support for workers carrying gas detectors.
With more people working alone than ever, training has to keep pace if staff are to manage new and more complex risk.
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