Aldi Stores has been fined £1m after a driver needed two toes amputated following an incident with a powered pallet truck. A driver sustained severe foot injuries, including fractures to all toes on his left foot, while using the forklift truck at the supermarket’s Nottingham Road, Somercotes, Derbyshire store in November 2013. The driver had only been delivering in to stores for two weeks and had to have his foot reconstructed using wires. He was off work for almost six […]
Fortec has followed Palletline and become the second pallet network to back a tail-lift weight restriction of 750kg across its network.
Extra enforcement powers lent to the Metropolitan Police by the HSE, which allowed the force to follow up roadside stops with visits to operator sites, are to be revoked.
Automotive logistics and vehicle recovery firm Ontime Automotive is to pay £100,000 in fines and costs after a worker was crushed to death by the upper deck of a vehicle transporter.