Union calls for immediate halt to fracking after earthquakes

Red Robin - 31 October 2018

After a series of serious tremors, including an earthquake measuring 1.0 on the richter scale, Unite the union has today demanded fracking cease immediatly at the Quadrilla site.

After a series of 19 tremors at a fracking site in Lancashire, Unite said operations should be halted until an investigation takes place as to why the company is routinely causing quakes above the 0.5 level allowed under Quadrilla's contact.... See more

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