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Willmott Dixon arm fined £1.25m after refurb exposed residents to CO poisoning risk

A construction company that exposed residents to carbon monoxide (CO) fumes must pay close to £1.5m in fines and costs. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) investigation found Willmott Partnership Homes, a subsidiary of the Wilmott Dixon construction group, had…

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Manufacturing safety: Atomic Weapons Establishment pleads guilty over health and safety failure

The organisation which manufactures and maintains the UK’s nuclear weapons has admitted failing to ensure the safety of its staff, a court has been told. In June 2017, an electrician suffered burns to his arms while carrying out routine testing…

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