Overview – WA WHS (General) Regulations 2022

The 2022 WHS regulations have introduced many changes and are very different to the 1996 OSH Regulations – see examples. Have you reviewed and updated your WHS Risk Assessments, WHS Systems and Procedures? . Examples of new and significantly…

PPE & Safety Signs

Personal Protective Equipment and Safety Signs 2022 WHS (General) Regulations & 1996 OHS Regulations Are there are substantial differences? – YES WHS Regulations Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Part3.2 Division 5 –…

Are your documents understandable?

2022 WHS (General) Regulations & 1996 OHS Regulations Are there are substantial differences? – YES A new phrase used in two important regulations  “is readily understandable” WHS Regulations Reg 39 - Provision…

Confined Space and Welding/Cutting

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2022 WHS (General) Regulations & 1996 OHS Regulations Are there are substantial differences? - YES Work in Confined Spaces WHS Regulations - Part 4.3, R 62 to R 77 Confined Space Risk assessment, R66 (2) (3) and Confined Space…

Notifiable Incidents & Diseases

What is New - WHS Act 2020 and WHS (General) Regulations 2022 1.      Work Health and Safety Act 2020 - Section 38, now requires the PCBU to  report a dangerous incident to the Regulator. This is a major change compared to the…