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WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT 2011 - SECT 32

Failure to comply with health and safety duty-Category 2

32 Failure to comply with health and safety duty-Category 2

A person commits a Category 2 offence if:

(a) the person has a health and safety duty, and
(b) the person fails to comply with that duty, and
(c) the failure exposes an individual to a risk of death or serious injury or illness.
Maximum penalty:
(a) in the case of an offence committed by an individual (other than as a person conducting a business or undertaking or as an officer of a person conducting a business or undertaking)-$150,000, or
(b) in the case of an offence committed by an individual as a person conducting a business or undertaking or as an officer of a person conducting a business or undertaking-$300,000, or
(c) in the case of an offence committed by a body corporate-$1,500,000.



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