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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 16 December 2019 at 10:53)
Chapter 6B Part 6B.8 Clause 175Y
175Y   Recording of major accidents, near misses and security breaches
(1)  If a major accident or near miss happens at a major hazard facility, the operator of the facility must, as soon as practicable:
(a)  record the major accident or near miss, and
(b)  investigate the major accident or near miss and determine, so far as is possible, its cause or likely cause, and
(c)  record the results of that investigation and any such determination, and
(d)  consult with the employees at the facility on ways of avoiding major accidents and near misses in the future.
(2)  If a breach of security occurs at a major hazard facility, the operator of the facility must, as soon as practicable:
(a)  record the breach of security, and
(b)  investigate the breach of security and determine, so far as is possible, its cause or likely cause, and
(c)  record the results of that investigation and any such determination, and
(d)  consult with the employees at the facility on ways of preventing breaches of security in the future.
(3)  The operator must retain a record created under this clause while the major hazard facility continues to operate.
Maximum penalty: Level 4.