SunWater statement regarding Industrial Magistrates Court ruling

08 Nov 2013

SunWater was today fined $80,000 in the Rockhampton Industrial Magistrates Court in connection to a fatality that occurred at Bedford Weir in November 2008.

SunWater was fined after it entered a guilty plea to an amended complaint issued by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland in respect to the incident.

SunWater Chief Executive Peter Boettcher said SunWater acknowledges the tragedy of this incident and as always, the safety of our workers, our customers and the community is SunWater's first priority.

“Our thoughts and condolences remain with the family of Nelani Koefer,” said Mr Boettcher.


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