Codes of Practice

The following model Codes of Practice have been finalised for implementation under the Intergovernmental Agreement for Regulatory and Operational Reform in Occupational Health and Safety.

NOTE : The following model Codes of Practice have been finalised for implementation under the Intergovernmental Agreement for Regulatory and Operational Reform in Occupational Health and Safety.

Codes of Practice

How to Manage and Control Asbestos in the Workplace

This model Code of Practice has been developed to provide practical guidance for persons conducting a business or undertaking on how to manage risks associated with asbestos and asbestos containing material (ACM) at the workplace and thereby minimise the incidence of asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer.

To have legal effect in a jurisdiction, the model Code of Practice must be approved as a code of practice in that jurisdiction. To determine if this model Code of Practice has been approved as a code of practice in a particular jurisdiction, check with the relevant regulator.

Publication Information

Topic: Asbestos
Type: Model Code of Practice
Industry: General
Publication Date: 7/12/2011

Posted in: Asbestos

Publications

ISBN Title / Download File Format File Size
9780642333162 How_to_Manage_and_Control_Asbestos_in_the_Workplace.doc DOC 772 KB
9780642333155 How_to_Manage_and_Control_Asbestos_in_the_Workplace.pdf PDF 1.68 MB