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Department of Labour v A E Sadd Ltd (DC, 18/12/96)

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Defendant:
A E Sadd
Commercial piggery operator A E SADD LTD was fined $15,000 under s6 after an employee unloading bags lost the tips of two fingers in the unguarded chain and sprocket of a chain-operated elevator. It was the first accident on the machine, which had been in operation about 20 years. (Blenheim DC, 18 December 1996) 
Industry:
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Sub-Industry:
Agriculture
Risk:
Machinery (trapped, crushed, cuts)
Harm:
Injury
Penalty Amount:
$15000.00
Reparation Amount:
$0.00
Appeared in Safeguard issue 43

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