Courtenell Pty Ltd
as Trustee for the Vowles Family Trust
WHS Training Specialists, Sydney, Australia
email@example.com ~ PO Box 622 Broadway NSW 2007
ABN: 42164393628 ~ ACN: 050109281
Consultation is a two-way process between persons conducting businesses or undertakings (PCBUs) and workers where you:
Consultation is one of the corner-stones of health and safety in Australia.
PCBU’s have a duty under the law to consult with their workers and others in relation to health and safety matters.
This is because of the recognised benefit that comes from workers input into decision making about health and safety.
The input of workers is valuable as they are the people who are most familiar with the operations of the company, they daily see the hazards or indicators of emerging hazards that could result in disease and injury. They are also frequently best placed to suggest solutions that will work.
By creating a culture of co-operation and consultation Management can draw on this valuable source of information to ensure that the decisions they make about safety are effective.
Consultation can be accomplished in a number of ways: