A Merseyside firm has been sentenced after a worker received life-threatening injuries when he fell from scaffolding at a Croxteth sports centre.
A Rochdale man has been sentenced after he put lives at risk by illegally carrying out gas work at three homes in the borough.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) carried out two days of intensive inspections in South Lakeland and Barrow last week and found eight of the 40 sites visited failed to meet the legally required standards for health and safety.
A Preston steel firm has been sentenced after one of its employees suffered serious internal injuries when he became trapped in an industrial drilling machine.
A Liverpool rubber manufacturer has been fined for safety failings after an employee seriously injured his hand when it became trapped in machinery.
A recycling firm, which ignored warnings about safety at its plant in Warrington, has been sentenced after a worker was struck by a forklift truck.
A Skelmersdale firm which makes outdoor shelters has appeared in court after an employee lost parts of three fingers when his hand became trapped in a forklift truck.
Two companies have been prosecuted after workers were exposed to potentially deadly asbestos fibres at a mill in Bolton.
A national dairy firm has been sentenced following a major explosion at its cheese factory in Cumbria.
Two workers were fortunate to escape with only minor injuries when they fell from a school roof in Didsbury, a court has heard.