noise WA

The Model Code of Practice Managing noise and preventing hearing loss at work applies to all types of work and workplaces in WA covered by the OHS Act 1984 and the OHS Regulations 1996. More specifically, the code of practice “managing noise…” is for workplaces where there is the potential for exposure to noise that can…

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Under the Workers Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981, it is compulsory for employers to arrange and pay for WorkCover WA hearing tests for all workers in prescribed “noisy” workplaces. WorkCover WA is the government agency that is responsible for overseeing the workers compensation and injury management system in WA. As such, hearing test results are maintained…

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