Major hazard facilities: Your health and safety guide

How to understand and reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of major hazard facilities (MHF).
Last updated

May 2007

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File Type and Size

PDF, 374.58 kB

Document Length

12 pages

What it contains

This guide is for major hazard facility (MHF) operators and employees. It explains:

  • MHFs in Victoria
  • the health and safety risks of MHFs
  • the responsibilities of MHFs to operate safety
  • how residents, workers, business operators and local councils can find information about MHFs
  • the role of emergency services in keeping MHFs safe
  • occupational health and safety requirements for MHFs
  • how WorkSafe Victoria ensures these facilities are compliant

At the end of this guide, there is a list of other tools you can use for more information.

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