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National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers - Victoria


You will need to comply with this standard if you operate a business that is involved in rail transport operations. As a rail transport operator you need 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.

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.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
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Act(s) name

Rail Safety National Law Application Act 2013 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Rail Safety (Local Operations) Regulations 2017 Victoria

Administering agency

Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator

Contact details

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