Guide to managing risks when new and inexperienced persons interact with horses

This Guide provides information for persons conducting a business or undertaking on how to manage risks that may be faced by new or inexperienced workers when interacting with horses. This Guide may also assist other people who interact with horses at a workplace, for example teachers, volunteers or visitors.

Safe Work Australia acknowledges the valuable contributions made by Horse Safety Australia in the development of this Guide.

(Safe Work Australia periodically undertakes editorial and formatting reviews of published material and this Guide may be subject to changes at a later date.)

The PDF version of this guide has been updated. An amendments table advising the changes that have been made along with the previous PDF version is available here.

Publication Information

Topic: Working with animals
Type: Guidance material
Industry: General
Publication Date: 6/06/2014

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978-1-74361-481-5pdf Guide to managing risks when new and inexperienced persons interact with horsespdf2.84 MB
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