A handbook for anyone who needs an overview of the legal and managerial aspects of managing workplace risks in organisations. It provides a practical guide for risk management.
This book uses a framework based on the Australian standards for risk management and occupational health and safety management systems. It also incorporates changes proposed by the new model Work, Health and Safety laws, due to come into place on 1 January 2012.
- Keep up to date with legislation changes, new industry standards, and commentary on hot topics
- Focuses on risk management, rather than compliance with regulations or reactions to individual occurrences
- Helps employers meet the challenge of fulfilling their legal obligations to provide safe working conditions.