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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 18 September 2019 at 23:20)
Chapter 8 Part 8.4 Clause 235
235   Site security—particular risk control measures
(1)  Subject to subclause (2), an employer must ensure that perimeter fencing is provided for all construction sites.
(2)  Subclause (1) applies with respect to the site of construction of a single dwelling house, duplex or civil engineering project or the site of maintenance work only if a risk assessment identifies the need to isolate particular hazards at the site that cannot be controlled by means other than perimeter fencing.
(3)  The employer must ensure that perimeter fencing required to be provided by this clause is adequate for the purpose for which it is constructed.
(4)  An employer must ensure that signs, that are clearly visible from outside the site and on which the name and contact telephone numbers (including an after hours emergency telephone number) of the controller of the site are stated, are placed on each construction site.
Maximum penalty: Level 4.