The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has issued a safety alert for those carrying out work on vehicles with air suspension systems.
Fairhurst Stone Merchants has been fined for safety breaches after a vehicle made contact with an uninsulated overhead electric power line.
A customer was trapped and fatally crushed at Michael Douglas Autosalvage when a lift truck he had purchased was being loaded onto his own recovery vehicle.
St Andrew’s Tutorial Services has been fined after a teacher sustained serious injuries when she was struck by a delivery van.
W D Cormack and Sons, a partnership operating a haulage business, has been fined after a driver fell from a trailer.
A Braithwaite Engineers employee was injured when he fell from a lorry bed while unloading the lorry.
Volvo Group UK has been fined £13,000 after an employee was crushed by a truck, fracturing his spine.
Camgrain Stores has been fined for health and safety failings after an employee was killed by a truck.
H & M Distribution has been fined £60,000 after a delivery driver sustained serious, life-changing injuries while working in Cheltenham.
PCL Transport 24/7 has been fined after a driver was struck by a reversing vehicle when he was carrying out a pre-use check on his vehicle.
Refuse collection company, Veolia ES (UK), has been fined £1 million after a worker was run over and killed.
A contracting firm has been fined £45,000 after a driver died when his wagon overturned.
A logistics company has been fined £84,000 after a driver was crushed by a full pallet when his lorry was being unloaded.
Glossop-based Carpenter, which makes underlay and soft furnishings, has been fined after a visiting tanker collided with a fork lift truck.
A driver for transportation and storage company H Walton suffered injuries leading to the loss of his left arm when making a delivery.
Palmer Timber has been fined after two workers were seriously injured when they were struck by a side loader lift truck.
Construction company fined by HSE over fleet maintenance
The partners of a Suffolk-based farm have been sentenced after a haulage contractor was killed by an overhead power line strike.
S & K Groundwork Solutions was fined after an employee suffered serious injuries while working at Ghyllgrove Junior and Infants School in Basildon.
Eriks Industrial Services has been fined £373,000 after a worker suffered crush injuries while unloading a vehicle from a visiting delivery lorry.