59 Nature of engagement

(1)

Engagement with workers under this subpart requires—

(a)

that relevant information about the matter be shared with workers in a timely manner; and

(b)

that workers be given a reasonable opportunity—

(i)

to express their views and to raise work health or safety issues in relation to the matter; and

(ii)

to contribute to the decision-making process relating to the matter; and

(c)

that the views of workers be taken into account by the PCBU; and

(d)

that the workers be advised of the outcome of the engagement in a timely manner.

(2)

If the workers are represented by a health and safety representative, the engagement must involve that representative.

Compare: Model Work Health and Safety Act (Aust) s 48