Model Work Health and Safety Legislation Amendment (Gross Negligence Offences) 2023
The Model Work Health and Safety Legislation Amendment (Gross Negligence Offences) 2023 includes amendments to the model WHS Act including:
- inserting a new provision which explains how the fault element of gross negligence is attributed to a body corporate.
The Explanatory Memorandum for the Amendment is also available.
The model WHS Act and accompanying Explanatory Memorandum are currently being consolidated to incorporate the amendments. Once the consolidation is finalised, the relevant web pages will be updated accordingly