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Alert24 - Safeguard Update

Prosecution reports

Prosecution reports
2017-06-09
Article Type:
News
Publication Date:
2017-06-09
Jurisdiction:
New Zealand

Sullivan Packaging Ltd

Fined $52,000 on two charges under the HSE Act and ordered to pay reparation of $20,000 after an unlocked metal plate collapsed on him while he was maintaining a machine. He was knocked unconscious and trapped in the machine. He died the next day from a coronary event. There was no established safe system of work, and investigators discovered two other machines with faulty safety devices.

 

 

Organisations Mentioned:
Sullivan Packaging
Reference No:
170609CA-4411

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