A glue manufacturing company has been convicted and fined $90,000 after an investigation into a chemical leak at their Thomastown factory found there was no operational vapour system in place to deal with the spill.
A Geelong business has been convicted and fined $6000 over an incident that left a chef with a broken arm after her sleeve became caught in an unguarded machine.
A Reservoir business has been fined more than $37,000 after a worker’s hand was crushed in a faulty machine.
One for Australia’s biggest food manufacturers appeared in court today over an incident that left a worker with a crushed hand after it was caught in a machine.
An Australian food manufacturer has been fined $60,000 over an incident that left a worker with a severed finger after it was caught in a machine.
A division of a major Australasian forestry company had its fine for workplace safety breaches nearly doubled on appeal in the County Court this morning.
A man has undergone surgery at the Latrobe Valley Hospital after being struck by a forklift at Morwell this morning.
A company director and his Epping business have been prosecuted on serious workplace health and safety charges for the second time in four years.
A Tatura company that placed an apprentice at risk of injury by allowing them to crawl along two aluminium planks over a suspended ceiling in the dark while trying to remove a live bird has been ordered to pay $20,000.
Goodman Fielder Consumer Foods Pty Ltd was convicted and fined $90,000 yesterday over an incident in which a worker's hand was crushed in a machine.