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Nestle UK fined £640,000 after Halifax employee dragged into After Eight machine – Bradford Telegraph and Argus

CONFECTIONERY giant Nestle UK Ltd has been fined £640,000 and ordered to pay £26,234 in costs after an employee was dragged into a machine on the…

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CONFECTIONERY giant Nestle UK Ltd has been fined £640,000 and ordered to pay £26,234 in costs after an employee was dragged into a machine on the production line at its site in Albion Mills, Halifax.
Bradford Crown Court heard today that the company breached health and safety regulations on February 13, 2016, at the After Eight production machine.
While observing the operation, the technical operator placed his right hand close to a gap in the machine housing. An emery cloth held in his right hand…

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