Roads and Maritime manages risks associated with exposure to physical hazards or hazardous substances
- Exposure to hazardous chemicals
- Exposure to asbestos or asbestos-containing material (ACM) through tasks which have caused inadvertent generation of dust containing asbestos fibres or particulates
- Exposure to lead
- Exposure to hazardous noise
- Vision impairment
- Exposure to other hazardous substances, as prescribed by relevant legislative requirements.
All activities identified as requiring health monitoring will have a system in place for medical testing, recording results, monitoring and managing any corrective actions for ensuring the health and wellbeing of Roads and Maritime workers and others. Our safety systems – including procedures, tools and guidance – assist in eliminating or minimising risks.
Divisional tools & templates
|OCP-30: Asbestos management procedure (Regional Maintenance Delivery)||0|
Codes of Practice
|How to manage and control asbestos in the workplace (SafeWork NSW)||0|
|AS/NZS 1269.4:2014, Occupational noise management – Auditory assessment||0|