Study Notes (Extra Sessions)
SOME WHS ABBREVIATIONS
- OHS replaced by WHS
- ICAM: Incident Cause and Analysis Method
- PCBU: Person Conducting Business or Undertaking ('the company')
- HSR: Health and Safety Representative
- SWMS: Safe Work Method Statements
- SWI: Safe Work Instruction
Another Flow Chart Example from Past Student
HIERARCHY OF CONTROL
Questions to ask:
Can the task be removed completely?
Is there an alternative that is less hazardous?
- Engineering Controls
Can the hazard be isolated?
- Administrative Controls
Can the risk be reduced through implementing regulations?
- Personal and Protective Equipment (PPE)
Can the worker be protected sufficiently with PPE?
RISK ASSESSMENT MATRIX
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