You can use this compliance code as a practical guide for how to meet your occupational health and safety duties or obligations in relation to workplace facilities at construction sites. This code provides guidance on identifying facilities that are deemed appropriate and how to maintain them.
This information is particularly relevant if you are an employer or someone with management or control of a workplace construction site. It uses examples and tools you can apply to your own situation.
It includes information on:
- what workplace facilities are
- who has duties associated with workplace facilities
- what the duties are for employers and people with management or control of a workplace
- what facilities need to be provided
- types of facilities.
If you comply with this code, you are deemed to comply with the Act or Regulation duty covered by the code. However, this code is not mandatory and duty holders may choose to use some other way to achieve compliance.