Consultation

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Consultation is mandatory under the work health and safety legislation in all states.

Consultation is considered a basic way to reduce work place injuries. Penalties for not consulting can be up to $20,000 for individuals and up to $100 000 for body cooperates.

Do you consult in your workplace?

  • Do you have an effective system to consult with your workers?
  • How frequently do you consult with your workers?
  • Does your safety system outline your consultation process?
  • Is this consultation methods communicated to your workers?

What can you do to demonstrate effective consultation in your workplace?

  1. Share this safety alert and establish agreed consultation arrangements
  2. Discuss any activities with a safety risk
  3. Discuss any proposed changes activities with a safety risk
  4. Discuss any decisions or changes to safety procedures
  5. Discuss the amenities and facilities provided for workers
  6. Document your consultation arrangements in your safely system
  7. No safety system, download systems on a shoestring
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