Model Code of Practice - First Aid in the Workplace

This model Code of Practice has been developed to provide practical guidance for persons who have duties to manage risks to health and safety under the WHS Act and Regulations applying in a jurisdiction to provide adequate first aid facilities in the workplace. It includes information on first aid kits, procedures, facilities and training for first aiders.

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.

The previous version of this Code is located on the historical versions page.


Publication Information

Topic: First aid
Type: Model Code of Practice
Industry: General
Publication Date: 27/03/2015

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978-0-624-3348-3docx First Aid in the Workplacedocx4.36 MB
978-0-642-33347-6pdf First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practicepdf785.15 kB


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