Stockline plastics explosion
Stockline plastics explosion
THE UK government yesterday announced measures to boost safety in the wake of a factory blast that killed nine people more than five years ago.
HEALTH and safety officials have admitted to serious failings in the years leading up to a factory explosion in which nine people died – but they said lessons had been learned and action was being taken to improve inspection procedures.
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A FATAL accident inquiry will not be held into a factory explosion which killed nine people, the Crown said yesterday.
THE authority of Britain's workplace safety watchdog came under fierce scrutiny yesterday, after an inquiry ruled that "serious weaknesses" in its inspection procedures contributed to an explosion at a Glasgow factory that killed nine people.
A FACTORY blast in Glasgow which killed nine workers was an "avoidable disaster", an inquiry into the tragedy found today.
A SURVIVOR of the Stockline plastics factory explosion, which claimed nine lives, was awarded £250,000 damages yesterday.
ONE of Scotland’s most senior judges is to lead a public inquiry into a factory explosion which killed nine people and injured 33, it was announced today.
A FULL public inquiry is to be held into the Stockline factory explosion in Glasgow, which killed nine people, it was announced yesterday.
DETAILS of an inquiry into a massive factory explosion will be announced next week.
THE British media have lately been full of horror stories about mining accidents in China. To western eyes, Chinese industry is run with scant regard given to the dangers caused to workers or the public. We should be more humble.
THE families of workers killed in the Stockline explosion expressed outrage last night after the plant's operators were fined the equivalent of £44,000 per victim.
THE operators of a plastics factory were fined £400,000 today over a gas explosion that killed nine people.
The families of workers killed in a factory explosion criticised a £400,000 fine handed out today to the companies that ran the business.
REPAIR work costing just over £400 would have prevented the deaths of nine workers and injuries to dozens more in the Stockline factory blast, a court heard yesterday.
LAWYERS representing families of those killed in a Glasgow factory explosion believe the role of the Health and Safety Executive needs to be re-examined to prevent another tragedy.
JOE Doyle will never forget the day he realised his house would no longer be filled with the songs of his daughter.
A MINUTE'S silence was held yesterday for the victims of the Stockline plastics factory tragedy in Glasgow's Maryhill area on its third anniversary.
A MEMORIAL garden has been created for the nine people who were killed in the Stockline plastics factory disaster three years ago today.
THE companies which operated the Stockline plastics factory where nine people died in an explosion are to be prosecuted over alleged health and safety breaches.
FIREFIGHTERS called to the Stockline Plastics factory explosion in Glasgow have had their efforts recognised by the Queen.