What it contains

This document outlines the health and safety responsibilities of labour hire agencies and companies that provide clients with workers or trainees. It explains:

  • the labour hire agency’s roles, responsibilities and accountabilities
  • how to gather information about clients, the work they need done, workers and the work environment
  • the benefits of a worksite visit to identify the risk of injury or disease to agency workers
  • how to consult with clients to prevent workplace injuries

At the end of the document, there are tools to help agencies meet their occupational health and safety duties.