Mid-UK Recycling fined £1.275m after conveyor accident


A Lincolnshire waste haulage firm that entered administration earlier this year has now been fined £1.275m after an incident in which an employee lost part of his arm. Lincoln Crown Court heard how in 2015 the employee of Mid-UK Recycling was working as a line operator and removing waste from an axle on a conveyor belt when his glove was dragged into the in-running nip between the belt and the powered roller. It resulted in his arm being amputated above […]