SA: Court Fines 3 Firms over Plant Accidents

Reported by Julia | 12 Mar, 2010

The Industrial Court has fined three employers over $50,000 yesterday for three different occasions where employees were involved in machinery accidents. The three companies pleaded guilty for breaching the Occupational Health Safety and Welfare Act 1986, in failing to provide plant in a safe condition, safe systems of work, and adequate training and instruction. The …