Work Health and Safety

Work Health Safety Laws

Codes of Practice

Tasmania

Codes of Practice that are:

  • effective from 1 Jan 2013 
  • open for public comment
  • draft - as at 22 Feb 2013 

NSW

Codes of Practice that are:

  • available from 1 Jan 2012
  • agreed - available as guidance material until gazetted in NSW
  • draft - available as guidance material until approved

Links

Work Safe Tasmania

http://worksafe.tas.gov.au/whs_laws/codes_of_practice

Safe Work Australia

http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sites/swa/model-whs-laws/model-cop/pages/model-cop#draft

NSW WorkCover

http://www.workcover.nsw.gov.au/lawpolicy/codes-of-practice/Pages/default.aspx

 Australian Standards

Workplace Standards Tasmania (Regulator)

The WHS Act and Regulations are available on the WorkSafe Tasmania website.

Work Safe Tasmania

Following are some of the Fact Sheets and Publications that are now available:

Other educational material is available on the Work Safe Tasmania website.

Safe Work Australia

Safe Work Australia is the National Work, Health & Safety policy development body for new laws and associated codes of practices.  Information and guidance material is available on the Safe Work Australia site:

University of Tasmania

The Act 1992

Training

Training is available for Officers, Workers, Associate Directors/Managers/Supervisors on MyLO.  Further information is available on the WHS Training page.