Ellmers [2020] EWRB CE22154 – Final Decision

  • Complaint number: CE22154
  • EWRB number: EW045790
  • Region: Manawatu-Wanganui
  • Registration class: Electrician
  • Decision date: 3 March 2020
  • Penalty: 147M(1)(f) - Fine 147N - Cost
  • Disciplinary grounds: Section 143(a)(ii) - Contrary to enactment Section 143(b)(ii) - Serious harm carrying out PEW Section 143(f) - Failed to provide / false return
  • Summary: The Respondent carried out or caused to be carried out prescribed electrical work in a manner contrary to any enactment that was in force at the time the work was done and negligently created a risk of serious harm to any person, or a risk of significant property damage. The Respondent also failed to issue an Electricity Safety Certificate and issued a Certificate of Compliance for a non-compliant installation. The Respondent is ordered to pay a $2000 fine and costs of $500.

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