Posts Tagged ‘ Warren Cook ’

MRS drip feeds fine

Dec 19th, 2010 | By

The Tauranga-based refrigeration company fined more than $56,000 over the Icepak coolstore explosion at Tamahere will pay off its fine at the rate of $50 a week.

Mobile Refrigeration Specialists (MRS) was back in the Hamilton District Court last week seeking to have part of its fine remitted on the grounds of financial hardship.

MRS and Icepak Coolstores were fined $56,200 and $37,200 respectively when sentenced last December by Judge Robert Spear.



Waikato Times apologises

Sep 14th, 2010 | By

The Waikato Times today apologised for inaccuracies in an August 20 story on a summary judgment application by Brian Liddell against Waikato Coolstorage, formerly Icepak Coolstores.



Icepak blames inspector for fatal fire

Aug 20th, 2010 | By

The deadly explosion at Icepak Coolstores’ Tamahere facility was caused by the lack of action of a hazardous goods inspector, a court has been told.



Refrigeration co 2nd appeal fails

Jun 17th, 2010 | By

A second appeal by Mobile Refrigeration Specialists against a $56,200 fine following the fatal Icepak Coolstores fire at Tamahere was dismissed this month.



Refrigeration co appeals again

Jun 17th, 2010 | By

Mobile Refrigeration Specialists, which unsuccessfully appealed against a $56,200 fine following the fatal Icepak Coolstores fire at Tamahere, has applied to take its case to the Court of Appeal.



Icepak appeals fine

Jan 21st, 2010 | By

Icepak Coolstores has joined a Tauranga-based refrigeration company in appealing its Tamahere fire sentence, handed down in the High Court at Hamilton last month.



Cook's new Aircon

Jan 4th, 2010 | By

Warren Cook, the owner-operator of the refrigeration company at the centre of the fatal Icepak Coolstore blaze in Tamahere, has registered a new company.



Refrigeration co appeals sentence

Jan 2nd, 2010 | By

The refrigeration company at the centre of the fatal Icepak Coolstore blaze in Tamahere in 2008 has appealed its sentence.



"Catalogue of errors" causes blast

Dec 15th, 2009 | By

Labour Department lawyer Shona Carr has outlined a catalogue of errors and inaction she said contributed to the fatal April 5, 2008 Icepak Coolstores explosion.



Second company admits guilt over fire

Aug 1st, 2009 | By

Tauranga-based refrigeration company Mobile Refrigeration Specialists has admitted two charges of breaching health and safety regulations over the Tamahere coolstore fire.