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Guide To The OHS Act 2004

  • Guide to the OHS Act 2004 (PDF 188kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: VWA971/01/11.05
    Industry: General, 
    Category: Asbestos, Confined Spaces, Consultation, Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Dangerous Goods, Falls Prevention, General, Hazardous Substances, Lead, Licensing and Registrations, Manual Handling, Noise, Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004, Plant, Workplace Amenities and First Aid, 
    Division Author: Communications
    Publication Date: 21 November 2005
    Date First Published: 21 November 2005
    Summary: This publication provides guidance on the OHS Act 2004.

About this publication

The Guide to the Act is a 17 page publication providing an overview of the responsibilibities dutyholders have to ensure workplaces are safe and healthy. It also outlines the key powers of WorkSafe Inspectors, Health and Safety Representatives and Authorised Representatives of Registered Employee Organisations (ARREO's) to enable them to deal with health and safety issues in the workplace.