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29Oct92 UK: LONDON COUNCIL FINED £1,000 FOLLOWING ROOFING ACCIDENT.

A London council was fined £1,000 last week after a roofer suffered horrific injuries following a 10 m fall from a ladder.Labourer Paul Trundell was left in agony, suffering with a fractured ankle, collapsed lung and dislocated elbow caused by the fall in Putney.Mr Trundell was helping a colleague repair the flat roof of a three-storey block of council flats when the accident happened in May.Wandsworth Borough Council was found guilty of two offences under the Construction (Working ...

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