|Defendant||Brown & Joy Industries Pty Ltd|
|Trading Name||Brown & Joy Constructions|
|Offence Date||Monday, 3 November 1997|
|Description of Breach(es)||
Being an employer, failed to provide and maintain, so far as was practicable, a working environment in which its employees were not exposed to hazards.
The investigating inspector observed several persons working adjacent to an open edge of a roof on a construction site. The inspector observed that there was no edge protection and none of the persons working near the roof edge were wearing fall arrest harnesses.
This incident was also the subject of prosecution action against the sub-contractor, Mr Adam Thomas Kleeman, trading as Thommo's Roofing.
The defendant pleaded guilty.
|Conviction Date||20 Jan 1999|
|Court||Joondalup Court of Petty Sessions|