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Any deliberate deviation from the rules, procedures, instructions and regulations drawn up for the safe or efficient operation and maintenance of plant or equipment. An employee or contractor might break a safety rule through simple error or ignorance of the rule. A violation in the sense used here is a deliberate breach of the rules.