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Prosecution Details

Defendant Elia Cosenza
Trading Name Not Applicable
Regulation 3.71
Offence Date Wednesday, 26 August 1998
Description of Breach(es)

Being the main contractor at a workplace, failed to ensure that no person was required to use a scaffold that was incomplete.

Background Details

When the construction site was inspected on 26 August 1998 it was found that the scaffold that had been erected was structurally unsafe, missing guard rails, bracing planks and had no safe method of access.

The defendant pleaded guilty.

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Outcome Summary convicted
Conviction Date 16 Feb 1999
Court Perth Court of Petty Sessions
Fine $1,000
Costs $165
Charge Number 8790/99