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  • Risk assessment failures end in major aerosols explosion

    Date:
    1 December 2013
    Type:
    News

    A leading provider of specialist waste and workplace services has been fined £105,000 and ordered to pay costs of £45,000 after three workers were badly burned in an explosion.

  • Health authority is liable for self-evident risk

    Date:
    1 January 2000
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Fraser v Winchester Health Authority, the Court of Appeal upholds an award of damages to an employee who was severely burned on a camping trip, but reduces the damages by one-third.

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