Here we are going to explain what is punishable offence in this section and how much has imprisonment or fine under section 338 (IPC).
Causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others: In this section states that Whoever causes grievous hurt to any person by doing any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life, or the personal safety of others, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.
Offence: Causing grievous hurt by an act which endangers human life, etc.
Punishment: 2 Years or Fine or Both
This is a Bailable, Cognizable offence and Triable by Any Magistrate
Offence is Compoundable by: The person to whom hurt is caused, with the permission of the Court.