Health and Safety Failings – Takeaway shop fined for employers liability insurance gap Key Facts A takeaway firm were prosecuted after failing to produce an employers liability certificate The HSE wrote several times asking for proof of ELCI but received no information from the company They were fined £2,000 plus costs

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Trust and contractor fined over asbestos Key Facts A charitable trust hired a contractor to carry out refurbishment works Both parties failed to ensure safe work with asbestos They were fined a total of £27,000 plus costs of £25,000 The Case An HSE investigation was launched after concerns were raised about the treatment of asbestos

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Communications firm fined Key Facts An HSE investigation was launched into a communications firm after a worker suffered serious injuries after being struck by a bus. The subsequent HSE investigation found that safe systems of work had not been maintained at the work site. The communication firm was find £12,000 and ordered to pay full

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