Aircraft manufacturer Airbus has been accused of failing to ensure the safety of one of its workers, who was killed at its factory in Flintshire.
Donald Williams, 62, was crushed to death after an incident at its Broughton factory in November 2011.
Airbus this morning faced charges brought by the Health and Safety Executive, at Mold Magistrates Court.
It is alleged the company failed to ensure the safety of Mr Williams, failed to assess the risks while working with a tractor, and failed to provide adequate training when using the machinery.
The case has been adjourned until 10 April at Wrexham Magistrates Court.