Commercial building company Hansen Yuncken recently entered an enforceable undertaking worth just over $1.7 million, following a fatal incident that occurred on 16 September 2019.
In the incident, a worker suffered fatal injuries after two large steel fire sprinkler pipes fell from the side of a B-double trailer during unloading.
It is alleged Hansen Yuncken contravened sections 19(1), 20(2) and 32 of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.
The alleged contravention does not appear to be a section 31 Reckless conduct category 1 offence, which if were the case, would preclude the undertaking from being accepted.
The company entered an enforceable undertaking which includes: