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Workplace Health and Safety Advisory Council : Workplace Health and Safety Act Annual report 2010 - 2011



Workplace Health and Safety Advisory Council : Workplace Health and Safety Act Annual report 2010 - 2011

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Workplace Health and Safety Adviosry Committee


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Date:2011; Workplace Health and Safety Act




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Workplace Health & Safety Advisory Council Annual Report 2010-11 Page 14 Heads of Workplace Safety Authority (HWSA) national campaign, for Workers who work on or near public roads. Work Plan 2011-2012 As per the requirements of the Terms of Reference for the Sub-Committee, a plan of activities for the year till 30 June 2012 has been put together. Below are the planned activities for the Sub-Committee. Actively promote training in OH&S through industry associations and peak bodies in Transport, Logistics and Storage Actively promote the inclusion of psycho-social health factors in national OH&S laws Circulate claim and injury data to key stakeholders Support the voluntary entry of road transport operators into the National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme ahead of 2013. Promote the implementation of safety recommendations of the Darwin Heavy Vehicle Taskforce Promote managing safety through the supply chain Promote obligations of manufacturers, sellers and purchasers to provide information about safe handling and use of quad bikes. Engage with industry to identify strategies to remove the risk associated with the use of dogs and cheater bars Provide input into local campaigns to continue process of education to employers. The Transport and Storage subcommittee met four times throughout 2010 -11: 10 August 2010 25 January 2011 26 October 2010 19 April 2011