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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011
Repealed version for 1 July 2017 to 31 August 2017 (accessed 27 June 2019 at 02:48)
290 Meaning of “structure”
(1) In this Chapter, structure has the same meaning as it has in the Act.Examples.1A roadway or pathway.2A ship or submarine.3Foundations, earth retention works and other earthworks, including river works and sea defence works.4Formwork, falsework or any other structure designed or used to provide support, access or containment during construction work.5An airfield.6A dock, harbour, channel, bridge, viaduct, lagoon or dam.7A sewer or sewerage or drainage works.(2) This Chapter does not apply to plant unless:(a) the plant is:(i) a ship or submarine, or(ii) a pipe or pipeline, or(iii) an underground tank, or(iv) designed or used to provide support, access or containment during work in connection with construction work, or(b) work on the plant relates to work that is carried out in connection with construction work, or(c) the plant is fixed plant on which outage work or overhaul work that involves or may involve work being carried out by 5 or more persons conducting businesses or undertakings at any point in time.Note.This Chapter does not apply to the manufacture of plant (see clause 289 (3) (a)).