Construction safety focus: Construction regulation compliance

WorkSafe's focus on compliance with construction regulations under occupational health and safety (OHS) laws.

Published: 21 Mar 2019
File type: PDF
File size: 115.72 kB
Length: 2 pages
Reading level: Easy

What it contains

This document outlines how WorkSafe inspectors visiting construction sites ensure that workplaces comply with construction regulations under OHS laws. It explains:

  • how the laws apply to principal contractors, employers and self-employed people
  • how employers should consult with health and safety representatives about workplace safety
  • how employers have duties to control risks and develop a safe work method statement
  • how WorkSafe inspectors enforce OHS laws