Wales fines companies £120,000 for worker accidents

Two related companies in Wales will pay £120,000 ($195,000) total in fines for four incidents in 2011 and 2012 which put workers in danger, according to Manufacturing Chemist. Archimica was fined £80,000, while its partner Euticals had to pay a total of £40,000. The problems occurred at their plant in Flintshire and included an incident in which a worker was hospitalized for three months after being exposed to methyl iodide during training. Story