SR 2019/1443
4th November 2019
Speech to Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) HSE Conference in Aberdeen
7th November 2019

Engineering company fined £133,000

A Leicestershire based aluminium extrusion company has been fined £133,000 and ordered to pay costs of £6,346 after an employee suffered serious hand and leg injuries. An investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that an unsafe system of work had been used. No risk assessment had been carried out of the work being carried. It was also found that employees undertaking the work were inadequately trained