OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 39 Tree Care Operations

Section 793 Safe work practices

(1) An employer must develop and implement safe work practices and procedures that include

(a) the assessment of hazards at the work site,

(b) worker training, including hazard recognition,

(c) the selection, limitation, operation, and maintenance of tools and equipment,

(d) work positioning and fall protection, and

(e) emergency rescue.

(2) If reasonably practicable, an employer must involve affected workers in the development and implementation of the safe work practices and procedures.