28 No contracting out

A term of any agreement or contract that purports to exclude, limit, or modify the operation of this Act, or any duty owed under this Act, or to transfer to another person any duty owed under this Act—


has no effect to the extent that it does so; but


is not an illegal contract under the Illegal Contracts Act 1970.

Compare: Model Work Health and Safety Act (Aust) s 272