Tag: driver

Driver who fell ill, passes away

Police Scotland have now confirmed that a 51-year-old man passed away today, after being rushed to Hairmyres Hospital after he took suddenly ill while driving near the Raith interchange. As traffic built up at rush hour this morning, emergency services raced to the scene near the M74 just after 7.50am and the driver was taken […]

Jail for Excavator Driver

A Glasgow man has been jailed for accidentally killing a fellow worker in Blantyre with a digger. On 7th May 2016, Robert Harvey was operating an excavator when his employee, Nicholas Hall was crushed against a wall by the excavator bucket, causing fatal injuries. Harvey, who the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found was not […]