|Defendant||Moltoni Corporation Pty Ltd|
|Trading Name||Not Applicable|
|Regulation||925(a) and 924|
|Offence Date||Between 11 June 1996 and 14 June 1996|
|Description of Breach(es)||
On the 11th day of June 1996 at 593 Hay Street, Perth, Moltoni Corporation Pty Ltd, being a person who carried out demolition at the place of a building, namely the old R & I Bank Building, which had a height exceeding twice the distance between the closest part of that building and the boundary of a public place, failed to prevent the debris from that building from falling outside the building, in circumstances where no approved overhead protection had been erected.
On the night of 11 June 1996 a large section of concrete estimated to weight at least 60-65kg fell from the 13th floor of the old R & I Building in Hay Street, Perth and landed on the kerbline and finished up in the roadway. The picture shows the facade from which the concrete block fell. At the time, an excavator was being used on the top floor cleaning up rubble resulting from demolition work to that building. The department were advised of the incident on the morning of 12 June 1996 and an investigation commenced.
A number of notices were issued to the defendant.
The defendant pleaded guilty.
|Conviction Date||20 Oct 1999|
|Court||Perth Court of Petty Sessions|