Oil and gas company prosecuted the second time for workplace safety violations

Reported by Haydee | 31 Jul, 2012

An oil and gas company has been convicted for the second time over workplace health and safety charges. WorkSafe VIC told the Sale Magistrates Court today that a leaking underground pipe in November 2009 prompted repairs. However, the pipes were not safely isolated and 650kg of highly combustible gas escaped. The Court was told the …