June 2017

Projectcorp Australia Pty Ltd

22 June 2017

On 16 August 2013 a worker suffered serious head injuries when piece of steel reinforcing bar pierced his skull when it came through the open front of an excavator he was operating.

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

On 22 June 2017 the defendant was convicted by the District Court and fined $90,000.

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