Notification relating to lead risk work - Queensland

Description

A person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) at a workplace is required to ensure, so far as reasonably practicable, the health and safety of workers and others. Notifications of lead risk work and the removal of workers from lead risk work provide risk based information to Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) so it can apply resources and target compliance and enforcement actions to areas of greatest risk to workplace health and safety.

Lead risk work means work carried out in a lead process that is likely to cause the blood lead level of a worker carrying out the work to be more than:

  • 10 microgram/dL (0.48 micromole/L) for a female of reproductive capacity; or

  • 30 microgram/dL (1.45 micromole/L) in any other case.

Form 23 - Notification relating to lead risk work is for:

  • A1 New notification of lead risk work

  • A2 Amended notification of lead risk work (please provide the date of the previous notification)

  • B Removal of worker from lead risk work

Information on working with lead.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Forms

Administering agency

Office of Industrial Relations

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

Contact details

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Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

Office of Industrial Relations

Mailing address: Workplace Health and Safety Queensland
GPO BOX 69
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 1300 362 128
Website: Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (Opens in new window)