A ticket inspector who worked across Adelaide’s public transport network for more than two decades despite posing an “unacceptable risk” to child safety has lost his bid to keep working with children.
- The ban was imposed after a 2019 check uncovered a history of child sexual abuse allegations
- The allegations included that the man abused several children, but he was never convicted
- The transport department ended his employment following the ban
The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was employed by the Department for Infrastructure and Transport as a passenger services assistant on the Gawler railway line.
According to the South Australian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (SACAT), the 48-year-old was served with a…