SA winery Kahlon Estates fined $68,000 for workplace safety breaches that cost employee his leg

A SOUTH Australian winery has been fined $68,000 for a workplace safety breach that resulted in an employee’s leg being amputated.

Kahlon Estate’s Wines Pty Ltd pleaded guilty in the Industrial Magistrates Court to failing to ensure the safety of employee Sukhwant Virk in April 2011.