Licensee was charged with violating Section 471.033(1)(g), Florida Statutes, and Rule 61G15-19.001(4), Florida Administrative Code, negligence in the practice of engineering. Licensee did not complete a feasibility study for a Sunset Key residence, though he reported to the client that he had.
Ruling: The case was presented to the full Board. The Board imposed a Reprimand, an administrative fine of $5,000 and costs of $1,326.20, successful completion of the Board’s Study Guide within 90 days, and successful completion of an online professional ethics course within 90 days. Final Order was filed May 3, 2023.
Violation: Section 471.033(1)(g), Florida Statutes, and Rule 61G15-19.001(4), Florida Administrative Code