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Man loses finger at Birmingham factory

A Birmingham engineering company has been fined after a man's finger was severed in a tube bending machine.

Robert Cuzick, 53, from Birmingham was working at Hydrapower Dynamics on 24 January 2011 when he put his hand on the machine's clamping arm to restart it.

However, the unguarded metal arm su…

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Business Advice Open Days - Free events

Nationwide - free quality advice and information; helping you run a successful business.

Business Advice Open Days are the largest cross government business support roadshows of their kind, dedicated to providing free information and support to your business.

You can find out about your legal obli…

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Two companies and contractor fined for releasing asbestos at Birmingham office

Two Worcestershire companies and a contractor from Hall Green have been prosecuted for releasing asbestos fibres during an office refurbishment project in Birmingham city centre, reports the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

HSE inspectors uncovered a series of failings during the refurbishment …

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