Storage and handling of dangerous goods

What to do when quantities of dangerous goods stored and handled at facilities exceed accepted levels.

Last updated

Nov 2012

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 217.32 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

This document outlines how WorkSafe Victoria monitors the quantities of dangerous goods stored and handled at facilities. It advises facilities what to do when quantities exceed accepted limits, and explains:

  • how occupiers must notify WorkSafe Victoria when dangerous goods exceed the manifest quantity under dangerous goods regulations
  • what happens after an occupier notifies WorkSafe Victoria
  • when WorkSafe Victoria might inspect sites

At the end of the document, there is also a classification table of dangerous goods.