Plant manager jailed over fatal crane collapse in Glasgow

A manager at a plant hire firm has been jailed for two years over a crane collapse in Glasgow that killed one worker and seriously injured another.

Donald Craig, 57, of Craig Services, was found guilty of health and safety breaches over the accident at Buchanan House, Port Dundas, on 20 June 2012.

Craig Services was fined £61,000 and another contractor was fined £30,000.

Gary Currie, 39, died and Alexander Nisbet, 38, sustained a head injury after their platform fell 28m (92ft).

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