Consultation, representation and resolving health and safety issues: Guide for workers

Occupational health and safety (OHS) consultation rights and responsibilities for workers.


What it contains

This information is for workers, independent contractors and their employees. It is based on the requirements of the Victorian Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OHS Act).

It explains your right to a safe and healthy workplace, and your responsibilities. The guide also covers:

  • designated work groups
  • health and safety representatives
  • health and safety committees
  • your right to be consulted
  • discrimination
  • resolving OHS issues