Task force to address metal theft

April 2008
Utility Week;4/4/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p47
Trade Publication
The article reports on the formation by a working group of the Association of Chief Police Officers of a national task force to address metal theft in Great Britain. In 2007, metal theft at electricity substations resulted in one fatality and eight serious injuries. The intelligence-led task force will encourage the Health & Safety Executive, HM Revenue and Customs and the Environment Agency to work in a cross-departmental way.


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