Court Summary - at a glance
Being a PCBU who controls or manages a workplace, namely the Gore Oxidation Ponds at Grasslands Road, Gore (the Ponds), failed to ensure so far as was reasonably practicable, that workplace was without risks to the health and safety of any person, including Lachlan Paul Graham Jones.
Gore District Council should have, so far as was reasonably practicable, designed, installed and maintained fencing at the Ponds to prevent children from accessing the Ponds and to deter other members of the public from doing so.
Consequential loss - N/A
Costs - legal costs of $18,874.85