General Duties of EMPLOYERS to their employees

2021 version 

(section 8 of the OHS Act)     

 

 

 

Contents 

        1)          Every employer shall provide and maintain, as far as is reasonably practicable,

                       a  working environment that is safe .....

         2)          Without derogating from the generality of an employer’s duty under  

                        subsection (1), the matters  to which those ...............

             a)       the provision and maintenance of systems of work, plant and machinery

                         that, as far as is reasonably practicable ...........

              b)       taking such steps as may be reasonably practicable to eliminate or

                         mitigate any hazard or potential hazard .............

             c)        making arrangements for ensuring , as far as is reasonably practicable,

                          the safety and absence of risks to health .............

             d)        establishing, as far as is reasonably practicable, what hazards to the

                           health or safety of persons  are  attached to ............

             e)           providing such information, instruction, training and supervision as may be 

                            necessary to ensure, as far as ......................

              f)          as far as is reasonable practicable, not permitting any employee to do

                            any work or to produce , process, use ...........

              g)          taking all necessary measures to ensure that the requirements of this

                            Act are complied  with by every person ..................

              h)          enforcing such measures as may be necessary in the interest of health

                            and safety .

              i)           causing all employees to be informed regarding the scope of their authority.

          

 

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