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Department of Labour v Pacifica Seafoods (Christchurch) (DC, 25/02/02)

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Defendant:
Pacifica Seafoods (Christchurch)
PACIFICA SEAFOODS (CHRISTCHURCH) LTD was fined $5000 under s6 after an employee suffered carbon monoxide poisoning when an LPG forklift was used to shift stock in a chiller. Three workers reported headaches, nausea and vomiting in relation to the incident but only one of them underwent medical tests to prove carbon monoxide exposure was the cause. (Christchurch DC, 25 February) 
Industry:
Manufacturing
Sub-Industry:
Food, Beverage and Tobacco
Risk:
Confined space
Harm:
Injury
Penalty Amount:
$5000.00
Reparation Amount:
$0.00
Appeared in Safeguard issue 74

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