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Worker suffers fatal injuries after fall through uncovered penetration

The Case

SafeWork NSW v Coplex Construction Pty Ltd (2023)

Coplex Constructions Pty Ltd (Coplex) conducted a business specialising in providing construction management services. Coplex was engaged as the principal contractor to construct 79 residential apartments across two blocks. Coplex subcontracted Leda Form Group Pty Ltd (Leda) to design, construct and install formwork and supporting falsework for the project. Leda employed Mr Riche as the Leda Site Manager and Mr Issa Ibrahim as a formworker. Mr Bill Hallani was the Coplex Site Manager for Building B.

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