Publications previously produced by SafeWork SA and ReturnToWorkSA (previously WorkCoverSA) are made available online via this Library catalogue for research purposes only. This title may reference superseded South Australian legislation, include links to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.
These guidelines assist people at work to implement the provisions of the SA Occupational Health and Safety Welfare (OHSW) Regulations, 1995 - Division 2.5 Electrical. This version of the guidelines relates to the amended Division 2.5 - Electrical, which came into effect in September 2002. The guidelines provide advice applicable to South Australian legislation regarding workplace electrical safety. Includes: Definitions, The hazards of electricity, The legislative framework for electrical safety, Management of electrical hazards, Electrical installations, Electrical plant, Residual current devices (RCDs) - safety switches, The competent person - who can examine and test?, and Work in proximity to electrical hazards.