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Company: Breedon Trading Ltd
Company City/Town: Llan Ffestiniog
Company County: Gwynedd
Company Nation/Region: Wales
Penalty: £302,534
Year: 2021
Date: 25 November, 2021
Offence Group: safety-related offences
Offence Type: workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: Breedon Trading Ltd pleaded guilty to breaching Section 2 (1) of the Health & Safety at Work etc Act 1974 by virtue of the Quarries Regulations 1999 after a blast at Cwt-y-Bugail Quarry in Llan Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, North Wales, resulted in rocks being ejected outside of the danger zone to approximately 270m away, punctured the roof of an occupied work shed, and put a hole in the outside pane of the occupied manager's office skylight window.
Settlement Type: Guilty Plea
Agency: Health and Safety Executive
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