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Date PostedJune 21, 2016

Company Fined Over Incident that Resulted in Amputation

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A Pilbara based infrastructure firm was recently fined $50,000 in relation to an tragic incident five years ago that left one man with both his legs amputated.

The worker was one of four working on and in the area of a train unloader, automatically unloading iron ore and transferring it onto conveyor belts.

The company appeared in the Perth Magistrate’s Court this week where it was proven that they failed to rovide a safe work environment and system of work.

Read more at http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/06/company-fined-following-workers-amputation/#.V11XG7t97IU

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