Plant (Amendment No. 1 To Code Of Practice No. 19)(1998)
- Plant (Amendment No. 1 to Code of Practice No. 19)(1998) (PDF 145kb)
Document Type: Code of Practice
Keycode: VWA017/01/12.02 - web only
Category: Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Plant,
Division Author: Manufacturing & Agriculture
Publication Date: 19 November 1998
Date First Published: 19 November 1998
Summary: This publication provides information about the amendment to the Plant Code of Practice. Plant (Amendment No.1) amends Plant (Code of Practice No.19) in respect to guidance on roll-over protective structures and other operator protective devices for tractors.
About this publication
Plant (Amendment No.1) amends Plant (Code of Practice No.19) in respect to guidance on roll-over protective structures and other operator protective devices for tractors. It consists of 13 pages.
Under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1985 (old Act), approved Codes of Practice enabled people to meet their duties under Victoria's health and safety laws by complying with the related part of a Code of Practice.
On 1 July 2005, the old Act was repealed and be replaced by the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (new Act). The new Act does not provide for making Codes of Practice. Therefore, complying with a Code of Practice may not necessarily mean compliance with a duty under the new Act .
This Code of Practice continues to be available as a source of practical guidance, and will contribute to industry state of knowledge, to assist those who must comply with health and safety laws.