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HST1154 Occupational Health and Safety Law
Credit Points: 15

On a national and international level occupational safety and health is informed by a variety of governing bodies and legislative frameworks. In this unit students are introduced to occupational safety and health legislation from a state, federal and international perspective. Students' will develop the skills to electronically research occupational safety and health legislation, critically evaluate the legislation and apply various occupational safety and health legal requirements to many different work environments. In this unit students will also be introduced to the concept of best practice to achieve a safe and healthy workplace.   

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MIAADNOccupational Safety and Health Minor
SMAAAOOccupational Safety and Health 8 Unit Supporting Major
MAAAGDOccupational Safety and Health Major
MAAAHWOccupational Safety and Health Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012