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Rail Safety Act 2008 No 97
Repealed version for 7 December 2012 to 19 January 2013 (accessed 24 September 2017 at 00:39)
Part 9 Section 166
166   Immunity for reporting unfit rail safety worker
(1)  No action may be taken against a person to whom this section applies who, in good faith, reports to:
(a)  the ITSRR, or
(b)  a rail transport operator, or
(c)  any other person to whom this section applies who is employed or engaged by the ITSRR or a rail transport operator,
any information which discloses that a person is unfit to carry out rail safety work or certain types of rail safety work or that it may be dangerous to allow that person to carry out rail safety work or certain types of rail safety work.
(2)  No action may be taken against a person to whom this section applies who, in good faith, reports:
(a)  the results of a test or examination carried out under this Act or the regulations, or
(b)  an opinion formed by that person as a result of conducting such a test or examination,
to a person referred to in subsection (1) (a), (b) or (c).
(3)  This section applies to the following persons:
(a)  a registered medical practitioner,
(b)  a registered optometrist,
(c)  a registered physiotherapist.