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Court Summary - at a glance
- Ensure that the training provided is adequately translated and understood by its employees.
- Effectively monitor its employees to ensure that the isolation procedure is being adhered to.
Worker employed by the defendant company was cleaning a conveyor belt at a plant, when the machine started drawing the worker's hand and forearm into the conveyor. The machine was not locked-out. The employee suffered fractured left forearm and muscle and tendon damage to her left wrist.