Tuffnells Parcels Express hit with £1.5m fine after driver crushed to death

Tuffnells Parcels Express

Tuffnells Parcels Express, part of Connect Group, has been fined £1.5m after a driver died when he was trapped between a trailer and his vehicle. Dudley Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 22 January 2016, a Tuffnells Parcels Express employee was fatally injured while attempting to attach a trailer to his vehicle. The trailer was parked upon a slight slope, which was enough to allow it to roll forward trapping him. An HSE investigation into the incident found safety management arrangements […]