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Big OHS fines halved as "out of kilter" ruling quashed

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Issue/challenge/risk
A company director has successfully argued his safety breaches didn't warrant the near-record fine imposed on him, with an appeals court finding he had been negligent rather than reckless. Meanwhile, a number of employers have been charged and entered undertakings after a child was killed and a young trainee fell six metres.


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