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Details for Case No.4516955

Details for Case No. 4516955
Defendant M & D (Leisure) Limited
Description Failed to ensure that work equipment namely Tsunami Rollercoaster and the Big Wheel ride was maintained and in an efficient state and efficient working order and in good repair resulting in train from rollercoaster derailing form the track whilst in operation and crashing to the ground to the injury of members of the public riding the train at the time and resulting in 13 out of the 16 main axle pins, when removed from Big Wheel, being found in poor condition to the extent that any person riding on said Big Wheel were exposed to serious risks to their health and safety
Offence Date 26/06/2017
Total Fine £65,000.00 Total Costs Awarded to HSE £0.00
Breach involved in this Case
Location of Offence
Address HQ/Strathclyde Country Park/M
Strathclyde Country Park
366 Hamilton Road
MOTHERWELL
Lanarkshire
ML1 3LD
Scotland
Region Scotland
Local Authority North Lanarkshire UA
Industry Total service industries
Main Activity 93210 - AMUSEMENT PARKS/THEME PARKS
Type of Location Fixed
HSE Details
HSE Group FODOP1GP3 HSE Directorate Field Operations Division
HSE Area HSE Division Scotland

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Updated 2013-12-20