Bradley Demolition fined £200,000 after cherry picker accident


A demolition company has been fined £200,000 after its cherry picker operator became trapped by his neck between the vehicle platform and the roof of an industrial shed. Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard how the worker contracted by Bradley Demolition, was accessing the underside of the roof in Bredbury in November 2017 in order to remove asbestos sheets. However, during the operation, he became trapped between the basket of his machine and a roof truss. As a result he sustained life-changing […]