WHS laws guides
Information on the Work Health and Safety laws.
This guide explains the requirements of the work health and safety laws that came into effect on 1 January 2013. It includes WHS duties, incident notification, consultation with workers, and offences and penalties. CURRENTLY WEB ONLY
ID: GB311 | Date: 12/2013
This guide provides those working in rural industries with an overview of the Tasmanian Work Health and Safety Act 2012
ID: GB308 | Date: 01/2015
Fact sheet 2 on PCBUs (persons conducting a business or undertaking), workers and officers
ID: FS101 | Date: 01/2012
Under the new work health and safety (WHS) laws, certain volunteer associations, volunteers, and persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBUs) who engage volunteers will have new responsibilities.
ID: FS104 | Date: 01/2012
See Safe Work Australia's information sheet on how Australian Standards interact with WHS laws.
See Safe Work Australia's information sheet on incident notification.