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Vehicle repair firm in court over Manchester roof death

A vehicle repair firm has been sentenced over the death of a man who fell through a fragile garage roof in Manchester.

Mohammed Hashim, 76, was helping to fix a new advertising sign to the roof of GB Autos on the Longsight Industrial Estate on Newton Avenue when he fell through a skylight. He did no…

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Garage director fined for ignoring safety notice

The director of Scuff Plus Limited has been fined after failing to comply with a safety order issued to protect workers from injury.

Richard Grant, director of the garage, pleaded guilty to breaching Regulations 9 (1) of the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000. He was given a 12 month condition…

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