Sunday, 10 February 2013

Wirral Council fined £25,000 after health and safety breach

WIRRAL Council has been fined £25,000 plus £9,000 court costs after employees were diagnosed with a debilitating condition that has left them with ongoing problems with their hands.

The Health and Safety Executive prosecuted the council after 29 workers in the parks and leisure department were affected by “Hand Arm Vibration” syndrome.

Read the full story from the source Wirral Globe

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