Occupational Safety And Health

Thorntons fined over broken finger

Thorntons fined over broken finger

By Oliver Nieburg

UK chocolatier Thorntons has been fined £20,000 after a worker broke her finger while operating a wrapping machine that was improperly guarded.

Damaged fusebox at Wigton site

Innovia Films fined after fireball accident at UK plant

By Rory Harrington

Innovia Films has been ordered to pay ₤116,726 (€132,706) after two workers at its UK plant suffered life-threatening injuries when they were “engulfed by a fireball” while repairing a damaged fuse box.