Wayne Mallon seen on YouTube video
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Bath firm is fined over unsafe window cleaner

A restaurant and hotel firm has been fined £15,000 after a window cleaner was filmed balancing precariously on a ledge outside its building in Bath.

Loch Fyne admitted one breach of health and safety law and was ordered to pay costs of £3,023. Window cleaner Wayne Mallon was previously fined £2,000.

He was filmed climbing along the ledges of the Milsoms Hotel building - owned by Loch Fyne - without ladders or safety equipment. The video was watched by 90,000 people on YouTube.

  • 28 Jun 2013
  • From the section Bristol