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Safe use of reinforced plastics: Code of Practice

Effective in Tasmania on and from July 2003

This code of practice for Safe use of reinforced plastics:

  • is a Tasmania-only code of practice
  • provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with reinforced plastics; and how to achieve the standards required under the work health and safety laws
  • applies to all workplaces where reinforced plastics are used and anyone involved in these activities
  • covers duties of care, risk management, and general safe work practices, including consultation and training
  • covers hazardous substances, including safety data sheets, storage and more
  • covers ventilation, noise, general work practices, confined spaces, emergency procedures, personal hygiene and amenities, first aid, health surveillance and building requirements.
Updated: 11th December 2019