A hotel in Golders Green has been fined £20,000 for fire safety offences, including the absence of  smoke alarms and emergency lighting. The Hoop Lane Trust, which owns The Central Hotel, on Hoop Lane, North London, was sentenced at Southwark Crown Court after pleading guilty to five offences under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order […]

The schoolgirl killed on the Splash Mountain Drayton Manor ride died after being struck by a boat as she tried to get out of the water, a source close to the investigation has revealed. Evha Jannath, from Leicester, was on a school trip when she fell from the Splash Canyon ride at Drayton Manor Theme […]

Nikolai Valkov, 63, died in hospital after falling through the roof of a warehouse in Harlow on 13 April 2015. At Chelmsford Crown Court, Koseoglu Metalworks Ltd admitted an offence of corporate manslaughter and its sole director, Kadir Kose, admitted an offence under the Health and Safety at Work Act (HSWA). Ozdil Investments Ltd denied […]

ATE Truck and Trailer Sales Ltd, a company that buys, refurbishes and sells Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) and trailers has been sentenced after the death of 63-year-old worker William Price. On 21 February 2013 Mr Price suffered fatal head injuries when he was struck by the roof of a trailer he was dismantling Read More […]