Work Health and Safety

pressure-pipesNew work health and safety (WHS) laws replaced the occupational health and safety (OHS) laws in NSW on 1 January 2012.

The Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 are now in place.

Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011, Chapter 5, Part 5.1, Division 7, Subdivision 3, Clause 224:

Pressure equipment:

The person with management or control of pressure equipment at a workplace must ensure that the equipment is inspected on a regular basis by a competent person, and any gas cylinder that is inspected is marked with a current inspection mark showing the date of the most recent inspection.


ABN: 95 418 699 187