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21Oct93 UK: BALDWIN IN COURT OVER CRANE TESTS.

By Brian Green.Crane hire firm Baldwins and its managing director Richard Baldwin are to be prosecuted over allegations of falsifying test certificates and using untested cranes.This week Mr Baldwin was summoned to appear before Slough magistrates in Berkshire.The move is likely to send shockwaves through the industry, as under the stewardship of Mr Baldwin the company has grown to be one of Britain's biggest crane hire firms.Cranes cited in the summons were used on some of the top ...

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