Court Summary - at a glance
Being a PCBU, having a duty to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, that the health and safety of other persons, including [victim], is not put at risk from work carried out as part of the conduct of the business or undertaking, including the use of a Nissan Caravan, registration HCL820, to tow an A-frame trailer, registration W494G, did fail to comply with that duty, and that failure exposed individuals to a risk of death or serious injury.
It was reasonably practicable for UDR to have:
- Developed, implemented, and monitored compliance with an effective safe system of work to ensure that safe connection of trailers to vehicles.
Consequential loss – N/A
Costs – N/A