Tag Archives: offences

Enforcement

Compliance is enforced by a system of improvement and prohibition notices which can be appealed to VCAT. Inspectors have wide […]

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Posted: May 11, 2015

Relevant legislation

Health and safety obligations are imposed on employers, employees and manufacturers of workplace plant and substances. Occupational Health and Safety […]

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Posted: May 11, 2015

Sewage and waste water

Trade waste and sewage is managed by local authorities. EPA Victoria, local councils and local water authorities provide information subject […]

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Posted: May 11, 2015

Chemicals

Nine classes of chemicals are classified in accordance with international standards. Transporting, storing or handling these dangerous goods is controlled […]

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Posted: May 11, 2015

Discriminatory conduct

Employees must not use a worker’s injury or claim as an excuse to dismiss or discriminate against them. Defences available […]

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Posted: May 10, 2015

Arrangement of a funeral

Organising a funeral isn’t the same as organising life’s other big events. Yes, you’ll need to worry about such practicalities […]

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Posted: May 10, 2015

General road laws

Riders must keep to the left and follow at a safe distance. Car occupants commit an offence if they open […]

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Posted: May 5, 2015