Subject: Two firms fined after workers injured at work on a construction site
Two firms were fined after a brick archway weighing two tonnes collapsed and injured two workers during a major refurbishment project.
The two men, both joiners were working on the arch when it became unstable. It collapsed, leaving one man with a fractured foot whilst the other injured his back in the accident at work claim
Both men were unable to work for several months. The firms were each fined £5,000 and ordered to pay £1,500 in costs.