Safe Work Australia releases 12 harmonisation fact sheets

Safe Work Australia has published legislative fact sheets on 12 key areas of the harmonised work health and safety laws, which are expected to take effect in just over six months' time. Specifically tailored for a legal audience, but containing concise, accessible information, the fact sheets are:

Role of inspectors in compliance and enforcement

Health and safety committees
Right of entry
Codes of Practice
Incident notification
Protection from discrimination, coercion and misrepresentation
Consultation obligations
Issue resolution
Work health and safety duties
Role of the regulator in compliance and enforcement
Review of decisions
Health and safety representatives.