Council worker ‘stood on wasps’ nest while looking for a rat’ – Somerset Live

A council worker in Somerset suffered the misfortune of standing on a wasps’ nest while looking for a rat.

That’s according to a list of 58 ‘health and safety incidents’ over the past year, published by South Somerset District Council.Exploding tyres, burned fingers and dog bites were just some of the other perils encountered by staff at the council over the last year.

Arguably the unluckiest incident, however, involved a worker hunting a rodent getting stung.

via Council worker ‘stood on wasps’ nest while looking for a rat’ – Somerset Live.