A building firm has been fined £10,000 after a 17-year-old mental health patient broke her back and pelvis when she fell six metres from the roof of the Royal Preston Hospital in Fullwood.
A Preston-based company which installs solar panels is to be prosecuted at a trial due to begin on Friday over the death of a worker who fell through a barn roof.
A Preston-based building firm has been fined £130,000 over the death of a worker outside a cinema in Ashton-on-Ribble in 2010.
Brothers Asif Ibrahim Bux and Firoz Ibrahim Bux, directors of property development firm Goldace Estates Ltd, have been disqualified for eight years each for failure to pay VAT worth around £1.3m to HM Revenue & Customs.
Preston's iconic bus station has been approved for grade 2-listed status as a building of significant architectural and historic interest by culture minister Ed Vaizey, meaning that it is unlikely that it will now be demolished.
The family behind Preston-based alarm company, Shepherd Security, have been banned from being company directors for a total of 15 and a half years for failing to pay tax.