Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016

59 Additional reviews of health and safety management system

(1)

The site senior executive must ensure that, in addition to any review required under regulation 58, the health and safety management system or, as the case may be, any relevant part of it is reviewed and, if necessary, revised—

(a)

before a significant or material change is made to the mining operation:

(b)

if a notifiable event occurs in the mining operation:

(c)

if an audit of the health and safety management system, or any part of it, indicates a deficiency in the management of hazards in the mining operation:

(d)

if there is evidence that a hazard in the mining operation is not adequately controlled by the measures outlined in the system:

(e)

if a health and safety representative or industry health and safety representative requests the review:

(f)

if and when the mining operation is suspended:

(g)

if the mining operation has been suspended, before the mining operation recommences.

(2)

A person who contravenes subclause (1) 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: SR 2013/483 r 59