POAL fined for workers’ fall

Health & Safety: POAL has been fined for 'failing to take all practicable steps to ensure the safety of employees at work'

Ports of Auckland Ltd (POAL) has been fined NZ$49,980 and ordered to pay NZ$12,000 in reparations after a stevedore employed by the company fell nearly 3m off the unguarded edge of a hatch lid.

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