TITLE

Scottish court fines ICL firms

AUTHOR(S)
Higgs, Richard
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Plastics News;9/3/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 27, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the High Court in Glasgow, Scotland has fined ICL Plastics Ltd. and ICL Tech Ltd., both of which previously pleaded guilty to four violations of health and safety law. A gas explosion in ICL killed nine people in May 2004. ICL admitted failing to maintain underground pipes dating back to 1969 and not carrying out adequate employee risk assessment at the Glasgow plant.
ACCESSION #
26557228

 

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