National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers - Australian Capital Territory


You will need 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
  • 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 is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Rail Safety National Law (ACT) 2014 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Rail Safety National Law (ACT) Regulation 2014 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Sydney Office

Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator

Operating address: Level 4
309 Kent Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: PO BOX 3461
Rundle Mall, South Australia 5000
Website: Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (Opens in new window)