QLD: Golf Club Fined After Worker’s Toes Get Cut Off

Reported by Julia | 30 Apr, 2010

A golf club in Leichhardt has been fined $44,000 by the Ipswich Industrial Magistrates Court after a part of a worker’s right foot was severed while cutting grass. The Club pleaded guilty on February 8 to failing to ensure workplace safety under section 24 (1) of the Workplace Health and Safety Act 1995. Industrial Magistrate …