Lifting Equipment Hire Standpoints

Westminster Magistrates Court heard how on December 17 2015 the worker at SCLA Ltd was trying to clear a blockage on one of the noodle production lines, when his index and middle fingers on his right hand were severed by the machine. An investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that that, while a risk assessment was in place, it was unsuitable. The HSE also found that the company had failed to ensure that guards were in place to prevent operators from touching the machinery. Pleaded guilty SCLA pleaded guilty to breaching Regulation 11 of the Provision and Use of Work Eq

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