How to deal with hazardous waste
The Hazardous waste….together we’ve got it sorted campaign is rolling out in 2021.
Blue Mountains City Council has entered into an Enforceable Undertaking (EU) with SafeWork NSW (SafeWork).
Under the EU the Council makes a number of legally binding commitments to SafeWork. Among other commitments, the Council has agreed to implement five strategies to benefit the Council's workplace (3), the local government sector (1) and the community (1).
The five work health and safety strategies to be delivered by Council are outlined below:
As part of the EU, Blue Mountains City Council has also committed to ensuring that, within 2 years, its existing Workplace Health and Safety Management System will comply, with the principles of AS/NZS 4801: 2001 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems.
An EU is legally enforceable. General information about enforceable undertakings is available at safework.nsw.gov.au.