Manslaughter charge in case of Ulverston roof death
Last updated at 11:55, Tuesday, 08 July 2014
A MAN is due to appear in court charged with manslaughter by gross negligence in the case of a joiner who fell through a roof near Ulverston.
Jason Pennington, 42, was fixing a leak in the roof at the West Cumberland Farmers depot in Lindal when he plunged 50ft through a skylight in October 2011.
Peter Mawson, 43, of The Crest, Ulverston is due to appear at Furness Magistrates’ Court.
A company, Peter Mawson Limit, will also face a charge of corporate manslaughter.
First published at 12:24, Monday, 07 July 2014
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