You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a business that is involved in rail transport operations. As a rail transport operator you are required to manage the health risks pose towards rail safety workers.
This standard provides practical guidance for rail transport operators to assess the health of rail safety workers and aims to minimise risks and protect the safety of:
- The public;
- Rail safety workers and their fellow workers; and
- The environment.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
Code of Practice
A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.
Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator
Rail Safety National Law (Tasmania) Act 2012 (Tasmania)
Rail Safety National Law National Regulations 2012 (Tasmania)
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