How to Manage Work Health and Safety Risks Code of Practice - Tasmania


You may need to comply with this code if you intend to carry on a business or undertaking.

This code provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks in the workplace and outlines how to achieve the required standards. This code applies to all workplaces and covers topics including:

  • how to identify risks
  • how to assess risks
  • how to control risks using the hierarchy of control
  • how to review control
  • keeping records.

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

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

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