Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017: Summary of changes

Key changes in the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulations 2017 compared with the previous 2007 regulations.

Published: 01 Jan 2018
File type: PDF
File size: 291.57 kB
Length: 12 pages
Reading level: Difficult

What it contains

This guide will help duty holders understand the changes in the OHS Regulations 2017. It explains key changes in the regulations, including those to:

  • manual handling, noise, prevention of falls, confined spaces, plant and high risk work
  • hazardous substances, scheduled carcinogenic substances, asbestos and lead
  • construction, major hazard facilities, mines and licences