April 2015

Baiada Poultry Pty Ltd

30 April 2015

On 25 March 2011 a worker was injured when he became trapped in an operating spin chiller machine for several hours.

After a WorkCover investigation the defendant, Baiada Poultry Pty Ltd, was charged with a breach of Section 8(2) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2000.

On 30 April 2015 the defendant was convicted by the District Court and fined $37,500.

Ecowize Specialised Hygiene Services was also charged and convicted in relation to this incident.

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