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Occupational Health & Safety

Stage 1 Electrical Trade


Course:

17751

Module No:

9119V

LSEEE281A

Assignment 1

OH&S Act & Regulation

In your assigned groups answer and complete the questions and
assignment

1.

Find and state the NSW Work cover’s internet site

O
n the left hand side of the home page you will find a list, on the top of the list you will
find Law & Policy. Place the curser over this and
you will see a second list.


2.

Click on the “Acts “category, and select the OH&S Act.
What year was the
Occupational

health & safety Act created?


3.

What are the 7 main objects of the Act


4.

Download the summary of the Act. What are the 5 duties of employers towards their
employees?


5.

5 other types of people are listed as being considered as employers. They are?


6.

Employees h
ave 4 duties listed.
They

are?


7.

Employers are expected to consult with their employees, the two ways they can do
this is via :


8.

Click on the “Regulations “category, and select the OH&S Regulation. What year was
the Occupational health & safety regulation c
reated?


9.

Download
the OH
&S regulation. In part
4.
3


Use of places of work

,

l
ist what the
following divisions cover.

Divisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, & 9



Using a copy of WorkCover NSW Health and Safety Guide 1996 “Managing chemical
hazards in the workplace
” publication number
WC00454
,

A
nswer
and complete
the
following questions and activity.


10.

How long must medical surveillance records be kept, as a result of work related tests.


11.

Why this length of time.


12.

If a doctor/medical practice ceases to trade, who mus
t keep them.


13.

Are they confidential?


14.

What is the Australian standard covering
injury and disease reporting in the
workplace?


15.

List the 3 ways information about a chemical used in the workplace could be obtained


16.

As a group assignment read the paragraphs
headed “
assess the risks in your
workplace” and with regard to your combined work places in mind;

a.

Identify at least 4 hazardous substances used in the workplace and list them.

b.

Obtain information about the hazards to health and safety presented by these
sub
stances. This is to be included in the assignment


Using a copy of WorkCover NSW code of practice 2006 “
control of workplace hazardous
substances
” publication number
WC00153

, Answer
and complete
the following questions
and activity.


17.

Are
Therapeutic agent
s, cosmetics, toiletries and toilet products brought into the
workplace by employees exempt from this code of practice?


18.

With regard to Toxicity and dose, what are the three determining factors that effect a
person.


19.

The dose is dependant on three factors
they are?


20.

The equation that determines does is?


21.

The three forms that a
solid

can take are?


22.

The physical form of a substance often depends on how it has been generated or
how it is being used. List the two ways
that this affects the risk factors.


23.

The th
ree listed acute effects of exposure to most solvents are?


24.

The three listed chronic effects of exposure to methanol are?


25.

Define
what a
Systemic effect is


26.

Define/ explain what the following words mean;


a.

Irritants

b.

Sensitisers

c.

Asphyxiants

d.

CNS depressants

e.

C
arcinogens

f.

Mutagens

g.

Teratogens

h.

Synergistic effects