Donaldson, Craig
April 2010
Government News;Apr/May2010, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p48
The article focuses on the impact of the national occupational health and safety (OHS) regime towards public sector and government departments. It says that the model legislation aims to raise health and safety law standard and help employers to manage safety in the workplace effectively, however, it challenges government agencies in terms of risk management. It stresses that public sector faces a slow onset on illness prevention and management since it covers a wide range of industries.


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