Peat firm fined for agency worker fatality

Source: on 2009-09-23 13:55:00

A specialist peat and compost firm has been fined £23,300 after an agency worker died while carrying out repair work on a wheel loader at its site at Annan in Dumfries and Galloway.Colin McCourt, who was 55, was killed on 31 January last year at Nutberry Moss Works, one of four Scottish sites operated by Surrey-registered firm Humax Horticulture. He was welding a high tip bucket, ...

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