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Complainant Name:
Mr Andrew Ritchie

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Daily Record

Complaint:

Mr Andrew Ritchie complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) and Clause 3 (Privacy) of the Editors' Code of Practice. He said that it had inaccurately reported that he had suffered a heart attack in the cabin of his crane whilst he was 100ft in the air, and also complained that it had published his age and address.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published an apology and correction both online and in print.

Date Published: 14/08/2014



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