Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2016

31 When health monitoring required

(1)

A PCBU must ensure that health monitoring is provided to a worker who works for the PCBU if—

(a)

the worker is carrying out ongoing work involving a substance hazardous to health that is specified in a safe work instrument as requiring health monitoring; and

(b)

there is a serious risk to the worker’s health because of exposure to the substance hazardous to health.

(2)

The health monitoring required by subclause (1) must be provided in accordance with regulations 33 to 42.

(3)

A PCBU who contravenes this regulation commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—

(a)

for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $10,000:

(b)

for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $50,000.

Compare: Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Aust) r 368