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Asbestos compliance codes now available for public comment

8 November 2017

The proposed asbestos compliance codes that align with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 are now available for public comment. Employers, employees, interested parties and members of the public are invited to submit feedback from Wednesday, 8 November until close of business on Wednesday, 6 December.


Independent review of WorkSafe premiums

19 October 2017

An independent review of WorkSafe premiums (as required by the Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013) was conducted by actuarial consultancy, Taylor Fry, in 2016 and the final report is now available.


A message from WorkSafe about the marriage equality debate

4 September 2017

WorkSafe encourages and supports diversity and inclusion in workplaces and the Victorian community.


New OHS and EPS Regulations have commenced

19 June 2017

The new Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations 2017 are now in effect.


Compliance codes review

1 May 2017

With the new OHS Regulations 2017 due to commence in June, the compliance codes that align with the regulations are now under review. In consultation with stakeholders, WorkSafe has updated the codes, and eight proposed codes are available for public comment from Monday 1 May to Friday 9 June. Employers, employees, interested parties and members of the public are invited to submit feedback on the proposed codes.


New OHS Regulations 2017

25 April 2017

The new Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations 2017 will commence on 18 June 2017.


OHS Regulations reform

25 February 2017

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (OHS Regulations) and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations 2007 (EPS Regulations) will expire in June 2017. WorkSafe is required to review and remake these regulations by this date.

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