Annual Report
2013–14

Appendix A

Work Health and Safety Statistics

Investigations by the regulator under Part 10 of the WHS Act

No investigations were undertaken under Part 10 of the WHS Act.

Notifiable incidents

Under the WHS Act, PM&C is required to provide statistics of any notifiable incidents of which the Department became aware during the year that arose out of the conduct of business or undertakings by the entity, and any investigations conducted and notices given.

The following table provides a summary of notifiable incidents, investigations and notices in accordance with the WHS Act.

Figure 5.1 Summary of notifiable incidents, investigations and notices under the WHS Act 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014

Action Number
Death of a person that required notice to Comcare under section 35 0
Serious injury or illness of a person that required notice to Comcare under section 35 4
Dangerous incident that required notice to Comcare under section 35 0
Investigations conducted under Part 10 0
Notices given to PM&C under section 90 (provisional improvement notices) 0
Notices given to PM&C under section 191 (improvement notices) 0
Notices given to PM&C under section 195 (prohibition notices) 0
Directions given to PM&C under section 198 (non-disturbance) 0