Consultation with health and safety representatives

When, how and why employers should consult with health and safety representatives (HSRs).

Last updated

Oct 2012

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File Type and Size

PDF, 348.85 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

This document advises employers about the times they should consult with HSRs. It outlines:

  • an employer’s legal obligation to consult with employees about health and safety matters
  • the role of HSRs
  • what is involved in consultation and how to consult HSRs
  • examples of when employers should consult with HSRs