Track deaths cost Network Rail and Carillion over £1.2 million

Source: on 2009-11-02 14:53:00

Network Rail and engineering giant Carillion must pay over £1.2 million in fines and costs after a vehicle hit and killed two track maintenance workers in 2004. Three other workers must also pay fines totalling £4500 after they failed to take reasonable care for their colleagues' safety. David Pennington and Martin Oakes died in the early hours of 28 September 2004 while working in the dark to replace the line ...

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