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Prosecution reports

Prosecution reports
2017-03-10
Article Type:
News
Publication Date:
2017-03-10
Jurisdiction:
New Zealand

TW Transport Ltd

Fined $33,750 and ordered to pay reparation of $20,000 (emotional harm) and $2069 (financial loss) after an employee lost two fingers while using an unsafe rotating blade saw. One blade guard was missing and the other could not be adjusted to maintain the recommended gap between guard and timber. The charge was laid under the HSE Act.

 

 

Organisations Mentioned:
TW Transport
Reference No:
170310CA-2626

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