You will be required to comply with this code if you work with concrete elements in building construction.
A concrete element is a concrete panel or other precast concrete element, made in either an on-site or off-site casting yard that is cast and then lifted into position to form part of a building. This does not include concrete pipes, bridge beams and culverts.
This code provides practical guidance on ways to eliminate hazards and minimise risks in the safe handling of concrete elements in building construction.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.
Department of Commerce
WorkSafe Western Australia
Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 (Western Australia)
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