Timber company fined after worker was injured from unguarded machinery

Reported by Haydee | 25 Jan, 2012

A South Eastern timber processing company has been fined more than $26,000 by the Industrial Court after a worker was injured by unguarded machinery. The company already pleaded guilty to breaching section 19 (1) of the Occupational Health Safety and Welfare Act 1986 when it failed to provide and maintain plant in a safe condition. …