Lancashire waste company fined after worker injured by machinery
A waste recycling company has been fined after an employee was injured while operating unguarded machinery.
Blackburn Magistrates’ Court heard how, on April 13, 2017, an employee of KT Recycling Ltd had been working at their site in Rough Hey Industrial Estate, Preston.
The worker was attempting to remove waste material when his hand became trapped between the conveyor belt and drive roller of a magnetic separator.
The incident caused extensive damage to his left forearm, leaving him with a lasting impairment in the use of ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...