£150,000 fine for Wembley death

Source: on 2009-07-10 11:42:00

Building firm PC Harrington Contractors has been fined £150,000 over the death of an employee during the construction of the new Wembley stadium.Carpenter Patrick O'Sullivan, 54, was killed in January 2004 when a 303kg scaffolding platform was dislodged during a lifting operation and fell nearly 100 metres to the ground, trapping and crushing him. He suffered multiple injuries and died at the scene.O'Sullivan's colleague, Martin Carroll, was seriously injured.The Old ...

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