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Biffa fined more than £250,000 after man crushed to death at Newbury site

Biffa Waste Services has been fined more than £250,000 after a member of the public was crushed to death at a civic amenity site it runs in Newbury.Dennis Krauesslar died on 10 September 2007 when he was tipping his garden waste into a covered pit where members of the public disposed of their waste at the time. The 57-year-old was crushed by a motorised loading shovel used to flatten and drag the waste away from the tipping area after the bucket of the shovel ...