Category: Occupational Safety and Health

Jamaica: SCJ Fires Staff on Fatal Incident at Long Pond

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Jamaica: Appleton Worker Dies

On 21 April, Lloyd Campbell, a 29-year old machinist at Appleton factory died after falling into a large storage bin and being covered by about 30 tonnes of sugar, reported the online edition of The Observer.

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Jamaica: Worker Dies in Trelawny Explosion

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UK: British Sugar Fined After Death

British Sugar, the sole processor of sugar beet in the UK, admitted to breaching health and safety rules in the death of a worker and was fined

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