National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers - Western Australia

Service summary

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.

Service type

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.

Administering agency

Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator

Act(s) name

Rail Safety National Law (WA) Act 2015 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Rail Safety National Law (WA) Regulations 2015 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, ONRSR Western Australia Branch
Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator


Operating address:
Level 6
2 Mill Street
Perth
Western Australia 6000

Phone:

1800433038
contact@onrsr.com.au

Supporting information

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