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Department of Labour v Crump (DC, 03/09/96)

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Defendant:
Albert Eric Raymond Crump
Allowing an employee to paint a grandstand from unsuitable scaffolding without guard rails or fall protection cost contractor Albert Eric Raymond Crump, trading as Crump Painting, $500 under s6. That the employee had been at risk of a fall for only 10 minutes when sighted by an OSH inspector was dismissed by the court as irrelevant, as the man could have fallen at any time. (Morrinsville DC, 3 September) See also Matamata Piako District Council 
Industry:
Construction
Sub-Industry:
General Construction
Risk:
Fall from height
Harm:
None
Penalty Amount:
$500.00
Reparation Amount:
$0.00
Appeared in Safeguard issue 40

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