OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 3 Specifications and Certifications

Section 13 Manufacturer’s and professional engineer’s specifications

(1) If this Code requires anything to be done in accordance with a manufacturer’s specifications, an employer may, instead of complying strictly with the manufacturer’s specifications, comply with modified specifications certified by a professional engineer.

(2) If this Code requires anything to be done in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications and they are not available or do not exist, an employer must

(a) develop and comply with procedures that are certified by a professional engineer as designed to ensure the thing is done in a safe manner, or

(b) have the equipment certified as safe to operate by a professional engineer at least every 12 calendar months.