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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 10 December 2019 at 10:50)
174S   Separation of dangerous goods
(1)  Without affecting the generality of clauses 11 and 36, an occupier must ensure that the risk to other dangerous goods storage or handling areas and to persons and property at or beyond the premises that arises from an incident involving dangerous goods:
(a)  is eliminated, or
(b)  if it is not reasonably practicable to eliminate the risk, is controlled so far as is reasonably practicable by separation.
Maximum penalty: Level 4.
(2)  In this clause, separation, in relation to the separation of dangerous goods from a person, property or thing, means the physical separation of the dangerous goods from the person, property or thing, by either distance or a physical barrier.