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Prosecution Details

Defendant Quality Bakers Australia Limited
Trading Name Buttercup Bakeries
Section 19(3)(b)
Regulation Not Applicable
Offence Date On or from 1 March 1996
Description of Breach(es)

Failing to forthwith notify the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner of an injury to an employee as specified in regulation 201(1)(e).

Background Details

On 14 February 1996 the injured employee pulled a muscle in her back while stacking bread, resulting in a slipped disc and was off work for three weeks.

Outcome Summary convicted
Conviction Date 17 Jun 1997
Court Perth Court of Petty Sessions
Fine $1,000
Costs $144.50
Charge Number Not available