Ever wondered how companies or workplaces could find themselves in court after a workplace related incident resulting in death?
In this article, you will read about an incident, and how the term “Officer” was used to determine the outcome of who was responsible.
The Magistrate references to the WHS Act 2011, Corporations Act 2001 for the term “Officer” to determine the role of the project manager.
Without being insensitive about the outcome of the incident, it is a good example of the WHS Act 2011 in action.
In our Health and Safety course, we look at the WHS Act, who Officers are and the many other important areas of Workplace Safety. This is all in an effort to prepare workplaces for safer operations.