OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
Bookmark this page

Part 27 Violence

Section 391 Instruction of workers

Workers must receive training in

(a) how to recognize workplace violence,
(b) the employer’s policy and procedures,
(c) the appropriate response to incidents, and
(d) the procedures for reporting, investigating and documenting incidents of workplace violence.

This training should be a review or explanation of the employer’s policy and procedures, and describe the employer’s expectations of workers and their behaviour at the workplace.