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Dumfries and Galloway Council fined over safety failure

A council has been fined £40,000 on a charge of failing to ensure a safe system of work for sub-contracted vehicles carrying out road repairs. It followed an accident on the minor road between Rhonehouse and Tongland in Dumfries and Galloway in April 2010. The collision resulted in road paver driver Robbie Murray being trapped…