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Prosecution Details

Defendant Krizman Homes Pty Ltd
Trading Name Not Applicable
Section 22(1)(a)
Regulation Not Applicable
Offence Date Thursday, 27 March 1997
Description of Breach(es)

Being a person who had control of a workplace where persons who were not its employees worked, failed to take such measures as were practicable to ensure that the workplace was such that persons who were at the workplace were not exposed to hazards.

Background Details

The site is a tri level town house development project consisting of four town houses at various stages of construction.

The inspector was concerned about the lack of guardrails and edge protection and issued prohibition notices wot relevant trades working on the site.

On returning to the office the inspector checked and found other inspectors had issued similar notices on 7 January, 9 January and 13 February 1997 and therefore proceeded to take evidence for prosecutions.

The photograph shows just one example of a breach that was observed on 27 March 1997.

The defendant pleaded guilty.

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Outcome Summary convicted
Conviction Date 15 Jul 1998
Court Perth Court of Petty Sessions
Fine $5,000
Costs $320
Charge Number 27730/98