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What laws apply?

In order to understand your obligations, and the workplace health and safety requirements for hazardous manual tasks, you should consider and understand all the applicable legislation and codes of practice.

Regulation

Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 (Chapter 4 Hazardous Manual Tasks)

Codes of practice

Hazardous Manual Tasks Code of Practice 2011 (PDF, 2281.81 KB)

Manual Tasks Involving the Handling of People Code of Practice 2001 (PDF, 1204.63 KB)

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14 August 2017

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