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Veolia fined £150,000 after 15-month investigation into blaze

Veolia ES Cleanaway, a subsidiary of Veolia Environmental Services, has been fined £150,000 for breaching health and safety regulations after a fire broke out at the site in Preston, closing two motorways. A 15-month investigation was launched by the Health and Safety Executive after a fire began in July 2007 at an area of the site used to store drums of chemicals. ...