Uxbridge firm fined £18,000

Skyways Shopfitters Ltd, Morgans Yard Arundel Road Uxbridge were fined £18,000 for:
  • for failing to provide storage for highly flammable liquids
  • not examining lifting equipment or providing training for operators
  • not checking exhaust ventilation
  • not providing suitable respirators for sprayers
  • not repairing defective electrical systems
  • failing to protect workers from dangerous moving parts of machinery.
30 workers were put at risk. HSE inspector Saif Deen said:
“This company carried out several high risk activities with an almost total disregard for health and safety.
The seriousness was reflected in nine Improvement Notices issued.”
HSE press release here: HSE COILDN/29-02

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