March 2016

Hills Mushrooms Pty Ltd

31 March 2016

On 9 September 2014 a worker suffered serious injury to his right arm when his arm was pulled into an unguarded nip point while undertaking maintenance on a conveyor.

After a SafeWork NSW investigation the defendant, Hills Mushrooms Pty Ltd, was charged with a breach of Section 32/19(1) of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.

On 31 March 2016 the defendant was convicted by the District Court and fined $165,000.

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