OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 4 Chemical Hazards, Biological Hazards and Harmful Substances

Section 37 Asbestos worker course

(1) An employer must ensure that a worker who works with asbestos receives the training necessary for the worker to perform the work safely.

(2) An employer must ensure that a worker who enters a restricted area that is designated as a restricted area due to the presence of asbestos

(a) has successfully completed a course of instruction approved by a Director of Occupational Hygiene, and

(b) has in the worker’s possession the original valid certificate of completion of the course issued to the worker.