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Ereconomic Construction fined for staircase fall

Scottish Council fined after elderly lady falls through floor

See on Scoop.it – Beat The Cowboy Builder Scottish Council fined after elderly lady falls through floor. The council has been fined £20,000 after an elderly tenant fell through an access hole that its building workers had negligently left uncovered in her block of flats. Margaret O’Donnell, 77, broke her shoulder and cracked her thigh bone in the fall in February 2010 while workers were installing a new central heating boiler in her Paisley flat. Paisley Sheriff Court heard yesterday (4th June) that [...]

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