Published: 01 Sep 2005
File type: PDF
File size: 290.13 kB
Reading level: Medium

What it contains

This overview is intended for general use by anyone who may have duties, obligations, rights or other legal requirements under the OHS Act.

It includes information on:

  • key principles of the OHS Act
  • workplace responsibilities
  • workplace representation
  • the role and powers of WorkSafe inspectors
  • new right of entry provisions
  • prosecution and penalties