Another major component of the Act is managing workplace hazards. A PCBU must, so far as is reasonably practicable, ensure:
This means organisations should consider and plan for the health and safety of employees, contractors, sub-contractors, visitors, customers and people whose health and safety could be affected by the organisation’s work. Remember, a self-employed person is a PCBU and must also, so far as is reasonably practicable, ensure his or her own health and safety while at work.
See also the WorkSafe Fact Sheet - A Way to Identify, Assess and Manage Work Risks - click here
To read more on setting up and using your Hazard Register – click here.