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Monday 12th March 2018

Due to our continued expansion we are currently seeking RTITB qualified Instructors to work on a Sub Contract basis. Good rates of pay! All paperwork provided! If this is of interest to you we would like to hear form you. Contact us via email or phone. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Wolverhampton Company Fined Just £1 Following Lift Truck Death

Thursday 25th May 2017

A recycling company has been fined after a worker died after he was thrown from a forklift truck. In January 2013 Mohammed Yasin was working at Recycle Paper UK in Wolverhampton. Mr Yasin was using the lift truck to carry a 980kg load of paper when the truck overturned, throwing Mr Yasin from the truck. He later died as a result of the injuries sustained from the incident. Following Mr Yasin's death, an investigation carried out by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that Recycle Paper UK had failed to provide Mr Yasin with any adequate training on how to operate the lift truck safely. Mr Yasin had been operating the truck with nearly a ton of paper raised at the…

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