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Liverpool bedding firm in court after worker's fingers severed

A Liverpool bedding firm has been prosecuted after one of its employees had three fingers and a thumb cut off in machinery.

The 32-year-old worker was trying to stop a quilt becoming entangled in a duvet-making machine when the fingers and thumb on her right hand were struck by a blade.

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Liverpool boss in court over workers' facial burns

A Liverpool boss has appeared in court after two of his employees suffered facial burns in a flash fire at the city's ferry terminal.

One of the workers, from New Ferry in Wirral, received severe burns to his face and hands, needed three months off work to recover, and required treatment to remove d…

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Liverpool roofing company fined for risking workers' lives

roof_pictureRainsafe Protect Ltd. has been prosecuted after it allowed two of its employees to work on a slippery roof with nothing in place to stop them falling.

The two workers from Rainsafe Protect Ltd. were spotted pressure washing the sloping house roof on Spital Road in Bebington during a routine visit by…

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