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Contents (2011 - 674)
Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011
Repealed version for 1 July 2017 to 31 August 2017 (accessed 20 November 2017 at 04:59)
Chapter 4 Part 4.4 Clause 80
80   Emergency and rescue procedures
(1)  This clause applies if a person conducting a business or undertaking provides a fall arrest system as a control measure.
(2)  Without limiting clause 79, the person must establish emergency procedures, including rescue procedures, in relation to the use of the fall arrest system.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$6,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.
(3)  The person must ensure that the emergency procedures are tested so that they are effective.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$6,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.
(4)  The person must provide relevant workers with suitable and adequate information, training and instruction in relation to the emergency procedures.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$6,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.
(5)  In this clause, relevant worker means:
(a)  a worker who, in carrying out work in the business or undertaking, uses or is to use a fall arrest system, and
(b)  a worker who may be involved in initiating or implementing the emergency procedures.