Fall from height claim settled

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A fall from height is an accident which can cause serious injury; the amount of people who suffer major or life threatening injuries caused by a fall from height is staggering. These accidents have amongst the highest fatality rate of accidents at work according to statistics from the Health and Safety Executive.   People who work regularly… Read more

Worker suffers fatal fall at work

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A worker from Fleetwood suffered a fatal fall at work through a warehouse roof after safety failings by a toy distributor and a builder, Preston Crown Court heard today. Mr Gray, 39, was clearing debris from the roof when he fell almost 30 feet through a plastic panel at Halsall Toys Europe Ltd on 19th… Read more