Health and Safety at Work (Major Hazard Facilities) Regulations 2016

32 Duty to test emergency plan


An operator of a major hazard facility must test an emergency plan in accordance with the testing and review provisions of the emergency plan.


The operator must—


document the carrying out and the results of every test; and


retain the documentation for at least 2 years.


An operator who contravenes this regulation commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—


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


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

Compare: SR 2001/123 r 33; Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Aust) r 557(3)(a), (6)