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Court Summary - at a glance
- Develop and implement a safe system of work for working with heavy steel beams on work trolleys and the lifting of these beams which would include carrying out a risk assessment then training, supervising and monitoring that system of work.
- Provide clamps to its workers, and ensure that heavy steel beams are secured/clamped while on work trolleys.
- Ensure, through supervision and monitoring, that crane remote controls/transmitters are placed in a safe position when not in use.
$80,000 to the spouse of the deceased
$20,000 to the daughter of the deceased
$45,000 to a co-worker of the deceased
For consequential loss:
$23,240 to the spouse of the deceased