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Fall injuries


A worker suffered serious injuries last week when he fell more than 9 m from scaffolding at a cinema complex in Telford, Shropshire. The unnamed man, 35, was replacing the cinema's sign when he fell.

He was taken to Selly Oak Hospital in Birmingham.