Company fined more than $37,000 over crush incident

Reported by Haydee | 26 Jan, 2012

A Reservoir business has been fined more than $37,000 after a worker’s hand was crushed in a defective machine. The company pleaded guilty at the Heidelberg Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday to two offences under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004. They admitted to have failed in providing a safe working environment for its workers …