A chemical leak in the pool at East Sands Leisure Centre led to 19 people needing hospital treatment last August.

Chemical Leak Investigation

An investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has found several breaches of health and safety, after five children and 14 adults needed treatment for breathing difficulties at East Sands Leisure Centre in Fife last August. The probe came after an uncontrolled release of the chemical sodium hypochlorite from the pool’s storage tank prompted […]

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Chemical Leak

Holiday Park Leak

Almost 40 people were treated by paramedics following a chemical leak at a Haven holiday park swimming pool in June. Emergency services, including police, fire and ambulance crews, were called to Wild Duck Holiday Park in Belton near Great Yarmouth in Norfolk. The immediate area was evacuated and a 20m cordon was put in place. […]

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