Accident at Work – Company & Director fined
31 October 2017
UK Regulatory Materials Summaries
A company and its director have been fined for causing the death of a factory worker who fell into a piece of machinery at a recycling yard. Safi Qais Khan died at Master Construction Products (Skips) Ltd (MCP) after he became entangled in a machine called a trommel, used to sort waste material. MCPS admitted the corporate manslaughter of Mr Khan, after an investigation found there was no safe system of work for the trommel and it was in a dangerous state.
Courtesy of Lexis (R)