Section 287 of Indian Penal Code, 1860 – Explained!
The section requires the doing of an act with any machinery. The act must be rash or negligent. It must endanger human life or it must be likely to cause hurt or injury to another person. If such is not the case then there must be an omission with knowledge or with negligence 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 such machinery.
The offence under this section is cognizable, bailable and non-compoundable, and is triable by any magistrate.