DCC Workshop: MHI Draft Regulations06 February 2020
The Minister of Employment and Labour invited public comment on the current draft of the proposed amendments to the Major Hazard Installation Regulations, published under the Occupational Health and Safety Act on 15 November 2019. The proposed regulations include potential material changes to the 2001 Major Hazard Installation Regulations which, in some circumstances, also apply to defined medium and low-hazard establishments.
DCC members were encouraged to consider the current draft and assess whether any comments should be submitted. To facilitate this process, Protocor legal consultation services provided cluster members with a summary of the important changes, as well as presentation and discussion of these at the session that took place on 6 February.
The DCC will compile and submit comments provided by members, to the Department of Labour, before the 13 February deadline.
The agenda included: