Bam Nuttall fined £900,000 after painter falls through roof

East croydon station

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Bam Nuttall has been fined £900,000 after a painter fell through a ceiling at East Croydon station.

Painter Paul Welstead fell 10ft through a ceiling into a passenger waiting room on 7 January 2015.

The contractor admitted failing to put proper procedures and safeguards in place.

Walstead, who was aged 31 at the time of the accident, suffered severe ligament damage and has been unable to return to work as an industrial painter since the fall.

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