|Defendant||Trishore Pty Ltd|
|Trading Name||Not Applicable|
|Section||22(1) and 22(4)|
|Offence Date||Monday, 23 March 1998|
|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.
The defendant was constructing three multi-level units in Mindarie.
Persons working on the site were exposed to several fall hazards due to missing edge protection on balconies and stairways. The photograph shows the lack of edge protection around a stairway. The matter was heard by Her Worship Mrs J Musk SM.
The defendant pleaded guilty following the withdrawing of a complaint against a director of the company. The penalty was imposed under section 22(4).
|Conviction Date||06 Jan 2000|
|Court||Joondalup Court of Petty Sessions|