|Defendant||Woolworths (WA) Pty Limited|
|Trading Name||Not Applicable|
|Offence Date||Friday, 13 November 1998|
|Description of Breach(es)||
Being a person having control of a workplace failed to ensure that as far as practicable the floor of the workplace has an unbroken surface and free from any obstruction that may cause a person to trip or fall.
At the Woolworths Karratha store renovations were being undertaken while customers and employees were present in the store. A customer tripped on some bolts protruding from the floor, which had previously been covered by a brick wall. The customer fell to the floor and injured her left ankle and neck.
The defendant pleaded guilty.
|Conviction Date||22 Apr 1998|
|Court||Karratha Court of Petty Sessions|