Workers must be wearing a harness and be secured to an anchor point when working from height.
Employer must ensure edge protection is available and in place.
W. Goile Roofing Limited
Building and construction
Date of offence:
26 February 2014
Facts in brief:
The victim, employed by the Defendant company, was harmed while working fitting iron at a kindergarten site. The victim was crewing off the roof iron when he fell 2.5m to the ground below. The victim sustained harm to his tendons and lacerations on his right wrist after falling onto a sheet of iron.