Sims Group UK Ltd, the owner of a scrap metal yard in Newport, has been fined £200,000 after a truck driver was killed by a crushed car (click here). The company pleaded guilty to a charge under Section 3(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974, after a half ton metal bale on a scrap pile came loose and rolled 20 feet, hitting 50-year-old Adrian Turner. Mr Turner had not received any site safety induction from Sims UK Ltd and was following instructions given by Sims operatives when he was killed. Sims Group UK Ltd was also ordered to pay £57,500 costs by Cardiff Crown Court.