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Prosecution Details

Defendant Westim Pty Ltd
Trading Name WA Timber Sales
Regulation 4.55(a)
Offence Date Friday, 21 September 2001
Description of Breach(es)

Being an employer at a workplace at which there was an industrial lift truck, failed to ensure that the industrial lift truck was operated in accordance with AS 2359.2.

Background Details

The defendant operates a workplace at Wangara.

On 21 September 2001 WorkSafe received a report of an accident involving industrial lift truck at the workplace.An investigation revealed forklifts (industrial lift trucks) were operated at the workplace without the necessary instruction and training required by AS 2359.2.

The defendant pleaded guilty.

Outcome Summary convicted
Conviction Date 26 Sep 2002
Court Perth Court of Petty Sessions
Fine $1,000
Costs $247.70
Charge Number 36525/02