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These publications are designed to help WA organisations and their associated workforces (including volunteers) understand the new Work Health and Safety laws.
This Statement from the regulator provides the principles for the regulatory approach that WorkSafe (inclusive of the general industries, mines safety and petroleum safety inspectorates) will use during the first twelve months upon implementation of the work health and safety (WHS) legislation in WA.
The Statement of Regulatory Intent is available on www.wa.gov.au.
These policies support the Statement of Regulatory Intent and provide a framework for how decisions by the regulator and WorkSafe will be made.
Overview documents provide Information on the new WHS laws coming into effect in 2022. Guidance for mines and petroleum regulations will be released at a later date.
Describe how the WHS regulator believes key concepts in the WHS Act will operate and provide an indication of how the laws will be enforced.