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Department of Labour v Carlyon Holdings (DC, 21/06/99)

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Defendant:
Carlyon Holdings
Baker CARLYON HOLDINGS LTD was fined $5000 under s6 after an employee’s finger became caught in the chain and sprocket drive of a belt conveyor, resulting in fracture, lacerations and loss of fingernail. The conveyor had been left unguarded because of problems with the guard being dislodged. (Otahuhu DC, 21 June) 
Industry:
Manufacturing
Sub-Industry:
Food, Beverage and Tobacco
Risk:
Machinery (trapped, crushed, cuts)
Harm:
Injury
Penalty Amount:
$5000.00
Reparation Amount:
$0.00
Appeared in Safeguard issue 58

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