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Company: Cwm Taf Morgannwg Health Board
Company City/Town: Maesteg
Company Nation/Region: Wales
Penalty: £860,627
Year: 2022
Date: 8 July, 2022
Offence Group: safety-related offences
Offence Type: workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: Cwm Taf Morgannwg Health Board pleaded guilty to charges of breaching Section 3(1) and Section 33(1)(a) of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and were fined £850,000 with full costs awarded of £10,627.30, following the death of a vulnerable patient who left a hospital ward unnoticed through an unsecured door.
Settlement Type: Guilty Plea
Agency: Health and Safety Executive
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