Cleland firm fined for safety breach after founder's son injured by new machinery

A worker was seriously hurt when he was struck by machinery at his family’s engineering factory in Cleland.

Andrew Forrest suffered a number of broken bones and required surgery to reconstruct his badly damaged hand.

Hamilton Sheriff Court heard he is still receiving treatment three years on.

A&E Forrest, the patternmaking company his dad set up 31 years ago, was fined £4,000 this week after admitting a safety breach which led to the accident at the Ravenshill Drive...
source: Daily Record

2019-09-11 12:23
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