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Welding firm fined for roof fall

IFT Services Ltd has been prosecuted for safety failings after a worker was seriously injured when he plunged from a barn roof onto a grain bucket.

The firm admitted breaching Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 in relation to the incident. The company was fined £4,000 and ordered to pay costs of £2,000.

HSE Press Release.

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