Health And Safety Executive

The HSE identified guard problems

Man loses fingers in grain milling accident

By Rod Addy

A Northamptonshire grain firm has been fined after an employee lost three fingers and a thumb on the blades of a running mixer in another accident involving inadequately guarded machinery.

Health and safety body said the accident should have been avoided

Food processor fined after forklift truck accident

By Rory Harrington

A food processing company has been ordered to pay ₤12,214 (€14,000) for flouting health and safety laws after a worker was injured by a forklift truck at its UK plant.