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Contents (2011 - 10)
Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 22 November 2017 at 18:24)
Part 5 Division 2 Section 48
48   Nature of consultation
(1)  Consultation under this Division requires:
(a)  that relevant information about the matter is shared with workers, and
(b)  that workers be given a reasonable opportunity:
(i)  to express their views and to raise work health or safety issues in relation to the matter, and
(ii)  to contribute to the decision-making process relating to the matter, and
(c)  that the views of workers are taken into account by the person conducting the business or undertaking, and
(d)  that the workers consulted are advised of the outcome of the consultation in a timely manner.
(2)  If the workers are represented by a health and safety representative, the consultation must involve that representative.