Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

43 Duty of PCBU who installs, constructs, or commissions plant or structures

(1)

This section applies to a PCBU who installs, constructs, or commissions plant or a structure that is to be used, or could reasonably be expected to be used, as or at a workplace.

(2)

The PCBU must, so far as is reasonably practicable, ensure that the way in which the plant or structure is installed, constructed, or commissioned ensures that the plant or structure is without risks to the health and safety of persons—

(a)

who install or construct the plant or structure at a workplace; or

(b)

who use the plant or structure at a workplace for a purpose for which it was installed, constructed, or commissioned; or

(c)

who carry out any reasonably foreseeable activity at a workplace in relation to the proper use, decommissioning, or dismantling of the plant or demolition, or disposal of the structure; or

(d)

who are at or in the vicinity of a workplace and whose health or safety may be affected by a use or an activity referred to in any of paragraphs (a) to (c).

Compare: Model Work Health and Safety Act (Aust) s 26