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Motor vehicle repair company fined after work experience student crushed by vehicle

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A motor vehicle repair company was fined after a 27 year old man gaining work experience at the garage, was crushed to death by a vehicle.

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Firm fined £1million after young worker killed by exploding tyre

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A Kent tyre company has been sentenced for safety failings after 21-year-old Matthew Hoare, from Canterbury was killed when a tyre exploded.

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Accident repair company fined for failure to comply

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An accident repair company has been fined after it failed to comply with an improvement notice.

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Worker suffers loss of eye in explosion while inflating tyre

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An Essex-based company which sells and services agricultural machinery has been fined £750,000 after an incident which left a worker permanently blind in one eye.

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Consultation on the transposition of Directive 2013/35/EU (EMF)

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This consultation seeks views on the UK’s proposed approach to implement European Directive 2013/35/EU on the minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (electromagnetic fields). This consultation ends on 3 December 2015.

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