Our fact sheet explains what ‘in operation’ and ‘work on board’ means, and the role of a Health and Safety Practitioner.
HSWA - terms and definitions
Get to grips with the many concepts, terms and acronyms that can be found in the Health and Safety at Work Act (HSWA) 2015. Here’s a breakdown of what they mean. It should not be viewed as a definitive guide to the law and ideally should be read in conjunction with the Act.
Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 [PDF 420 KB] - terms and definitions
WorkSafe's website(external link) is home to many great resources in regards to HSWA.
This includes formal approved codes of practice, good practice guides and fact sheets, as well as online tools and video case studies.
The following guides can be found on WorkSafe's website:
Links to the Health and Safety at Work Act and its regulations and other legislation that can be applicable in our industry.
PeopleSafe have weekly video blogs making HSWA and safety at work simple and practical. If you are unsure about some part of HSWA look up the topic(external link). You can also sign up for their Wednesday workshop video blog(external link).