Fragile roof fall costs employer nearly £10k

Source: on 2009-08-20 10:01:00

A farm worker suffered fractures to his spine, pelvis and hip after falling through the roof of a farm building he was repairing, Hull and Holderness magistrates have heard.Charles Nendick was working at Manor Farm on Sproatley Road in Hull when he was injured in May 2008. He stepped from a ladder onto the fragile roof, and fell 4.5 metres.The court heard his employer, Francis Caley, hadn't taken ...

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