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Litterpicker injured falling into well

A Mansfield District Council worker fell six metres down a dry well while clearing litter from a yard.

Mansfield District Council, pleaded guilty to breaching Regulation 4(1) of the Work at Height Regulations 2005 and were fined £5,000, they were also ordered to pay £5,700 costs.

Read the HSE Press Release to find out more

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