A massive fine following the death of a worker when crushed by a falling load from a forklift.  A $500,000 fine in addition to the reparation of $118,000 paid to the worker’s family (on top of the $105,000 Toll had already paid).  

Segregating workers and mobile plant is crucial.  If this is a risk in your business and you some help re-evaluating this critical risk, give Health and Safety by Design a call.

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Crushing death: Toll Networks (NZ) Limited fined half a million dollars over worker death in Onehunga, Auckland