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Wood Products Manufacturing Industry - A Guide To Safety

* NEW Dangerous Goods (Storage and Handling) Regulations 2012 On 1 December 2012, the Dangerous Goods (Storage and Handling) Regulations 2012 (DG (S&H) Regulations 2012) replaced the Dangerous Goods (Storage and Handling) Interim Regulations 2011 (Interim Regulations) which expired on this date. The DG (S&H) Regulations 2012 have retained most of the legal requirements contained in the Interim Regulations. There are only a small number of changes. This document has not yet been updated to reflect the changes introduced by the DG (S&H) Regulations 2012. More information on the key changes introduced by these new regulations can be found in the guidance titled Information about: Key changes to dangerous goods storage and handling requirements available at and More information about: Incident reporting available at

  • Wood Products Manufacturing Industry - A guide to safety (PDF 685kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: VWA1091/01/03.07
    Industry: Food Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Basic and fabricated metals manufacturing, Wood and wood products manufacturing, 
    Category: Manual Handling, 
    Division Author: Manual Handling
    Publication Date: 24 April 2007
    Date First Published: 24 April 2007

About this publication

A guide to Safety in the Wood Products Industry is a 46 page publication  outlining WorkSafe Victoria's expectations on how to best eliminate or reduce the risk of injuries in the wood products manufacturing industry.

Further information

For information and advice on this subject or to check the availability of this publication for ordering, contact the Advisory Service on 1800 136 089.