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14Oct93 UK: £20 BUYS PLANT OPERATOR FAKE ID.

Desperate construction workers are buying counterfeit certificates to gain jobs as qualified plant operators.The forged identity cards change hands for as little as £20 and can put unqualified workers in the driving seat of potentially lethal machinery.Last weekend two workers with bogus cards were found operating plant on Amec and McAlpine's M1 widening job in West Yorkshire.Transport union TGWU this week called for spot checks across the country, after warning the Health and ...

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