Theme park operator fined after worker loses four fingers and a thumb

The operator of Twinlakes Family Theme Park at Melton Mowbray has been fined after one of its employees was badly injured whilst using a circular saw. Northampton Magistrates’ Court heard how on, 9 October 2017, the injured person was part of the maintenance team for the park. He was using a Wadkin circular saw. After cutting a piece of wood, he pressed the stop button and went round the saw to collect the cut pieces of wood. In reaching for the wood, his hand caught the rotating saw blade, severing his thumb and all four fingers... 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...
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