Legislative provisions relating to WH&S on banana farms can be found in the Work Health and Safety Regulation document below.
One of the main issues to note is that the regulations include a requirement for a travel restraint for bagging machines.
Details can be found at:
- Section 78: Management of Risk of Fall
- Section 79: Specific requirements to minimise risk of fall
- Section 214: Powered mobile plant – general control of risk
If you receive an improvement notice highlighting another section, you can also find it in this document. Simply look for the corresponding number.