Code of Practice - Prevention of Falls From Heights at Workplaces - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to prevent falls from heights at a workplace.

This code applies to all workplaces, and provides detailed guidance on the prevention of falls from height at workplaces.

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

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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