Provision

Whoever does, with any machinery, any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life or to be likely to cause hurt or injury to any other person, or knowingly or negligently omits to take such order with any machinery in his possession or under his care as is sufficient to guard against any probable danger to human life from such machinery, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.


Simply Put

Whoever does any act with any machinery which is so rash or negligent as to cause danger to human life, or to be likely to cause hurt or injury to any other person, or with knowledge or with negligence makes an omission to take such order with any machinery which he possesses or which is under his care as is sufficient to guard against any probable danger to human life from that machinery, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to six months, or with fine extending up to one thousand rupees, or with both.



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