Monetary Penalties Imposed in 2017

A monetary penalty is a an administrative fine levied by a safety manager intended to prompt a duty holder to correct non-compliant behaviour. The following monetary penalties were imposed in 2017 by Technical Safety BC:

Technology

Monetary Penalty No. Issued To Duty Holder has Licence [Yes/No] Category Description

Boiler & Pressure Vessel

MP-2017-0041

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a condition of a permit

A $16,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a condition of a permit.

Boiler & Pressure Vessel

MP-2017-0038

Russell Mechanical Systems Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the dutyMonetary Penalties Imposed in 2017 holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Boiler & Pressure Vessel

MP-2017-0026

Allied Plumbing & Heating Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Boiler & Pressure Vessel

MP-2017-0019

H.S. Bhogal Plumbing, Heating & Gas Inc.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order

Electrical

MP-2017-0042

Kamloops Alarm and Electric Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $4,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Electrical

MP-2017-0039

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $24,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0037

Cheema Electric Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $10,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0036

Goose Creek Renewable Energy Inc.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0034

Northland Properties Corporation

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $14,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017- 0029-A01

Stephenson Enterprises Inc. d.b.a. All-Parts Trailer Sales

No

Sale or disposal of an uncertified regulated product

A $3,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for selling an uncertified regulated product.

Electrical

MP-2017-0027

653440 B.C. Ltd.

d.b.a. Brownsey Electric

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0018

Sea to Sky

Security (2008) Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0017

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $15,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0016

B.C. Frozen Foods Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $19,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0015

T.D. Professional Signs Ltd. d.b.a. Prosign

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0014

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $5,000 monetary penalty was imposed on a duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0009

Vitrum Industries Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Electrical

MP-2017-0003

Gian's Business Centre Inc.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,500 monetary penalty was imposed on a duty holder for failure to comply with a compliance order

Electrical

MP-2017-0002

An individual

No

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $900 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Electrical

MP-2017-0001

North American Forest Products Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a discipline order

A $4,800 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a discipline order.

Electrical

*MP-2016- 0015

Raif Holdings Ltd.

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $8,500 monetary penalty was imposed on a duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Elevating

MP-2017-0044

Kone Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a safety order

A $55,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a safety order.

Elevating

MP-2017-0040

Richmond Elevator Maintenance Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a safety order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a safety order.

Elevating

MP-2017-0031

Otis Canada Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a safety order

A $52,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a safety order.

Elevating

MP-2017-0025

Schindler Elevator Corporation

Yes

Failure to comply with a safety order

A $31,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a safety order.

Elevating

MP-2017-0024

Fujitec Canada, Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a safety order

A $7,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a safety order.

Elevating

*MP-2016- 0013

Richmond Elevator Maintenance Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with term/ condition of a licence

A $20,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a term/condition of a licence.

Gas

MP-2017-0043

Acadia Northwest Mechanical Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $4,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0035

Langfield Heating Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $7,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0033

An individual

Yes

This enforcement action is currently under appeal.

This enforcement action is currently under appeal.

* Under appeal at time of 2016 reporting.

Gas

MP-2017-0032

City Service Plumbing Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $9,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0028

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $13,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0023

An individual

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0022

Mainland Fireplaces Inc.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $3,400 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0021

Just Gas Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,800 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0020

Ultra Mechanical Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failure to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0019

Burgess Plumbing, Heating & Electrical Co. Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $7,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0013

An individual

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0012

Calibre Mechanical Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0011

Granny's Gas & Woodstoves (1998) Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0010

Airwest Heating & Gas Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0008

Coastline Sales Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $12,800 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with two compliance orders.

Gas

MP-2017-0007

Dolan's Gas Fitting & Heating Ltd.

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0006

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $2,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

MP-2017-0005

An individual

Yes

Performing regulated work without required permit

A $1,500 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for performing regulated work without the required permit.

Gas

MP-2017-0004

An individual

No

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $5,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order.

Gas

*MP-2016- 0024

An individual

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $25,000 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with a compliance order and a term/condition of a contractor licence.

Gas

*MP-2016- 0009

Omni Gas Ltd.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $10,000 monetary penalty was imposed for failure to comply with a compliance order.

Multiple

*MP-2016- 0023

Simply Green Home Services (BC) Inc.

Yes

Failure to comply with a compliance order

A $10,800 monetary penalty was imposed on the duty holder for failing to comply with three compliance orders.

* Under appeal at time of 2016 reporting.