Employer representative competencies

Information to help an employer select an appropriate representative in relation to the resolution of health and safety issues.
Last updated

Jul 2005

Reading level

medium

File type and size

PDF, 70.64 kB

Document length

2 pages

What it contains

This document includes information to support an employer’s selection of their representative in relation to the resolution of health and safety issues, to ensure they are capable of and suitable for the role.

An employer representative needs to:

  • have an appropriate level of seniority
  • be sufficiently competent to carry out their role

This document includes a checklist to assist employers in determining whether their representative is suitably and appropriately chosen.