Staff ‘to blame’ as Northumbrian Water fined more than £30,000

Northumbrian Water Ltd (NWL) has been ordered to pay more than £33,600 in fines and costs for three separate pollution incidents, after staff failed to follow company procedures

Smithy burn, Broomley
The pollution at Smithy Burn in Broomley originated from a storm overflow channel

Northumbrian Water Ltd (NWL) has been ordered to pay more than £33,600 in fines and costs for three separate pollution incidents, after staff failed to follow company procedures.

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