Cullen [2020] EWRB CE22145 – Final Decision

  • Complaint number: CE22145
  • EWRB number: EW131997
  • Region: Auckland
  • Registration class: Electrician
  • Decision date: 21 May 2020
  • Penalty: 147M(1)(f) - Fine 147N - Cost 147Z – Publication (named in the Gazette)
  • Disciplinary grounds: Section 143(b)(ii) - Serious harm carrying out PEW Section 143(f) - Failed to provide / false return
  • Summary: The Respondent negligently created a risk of serious harm to any person or significant property damage by failing to adequately protect live cables in a mechanical manner and certified work had been done lawfully and safely when it was not. The Respondent is ordered to pay a $4000 fine and costs of $450. A summary of the matter will be published in the Electron and the Respondent will be named.

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