Safety Law

Safety Law

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SafetyLink
Safety Management Systems

Let us help you maintain a safe workplace

Our suite of products and services help fulfil the requirements of AS/NZS 4801 and OHSAS 18001 by providing current information that’s available to everyone in your organisation.

 

Browse our range below to find a solution that best meets your needs.

SafetyLaw is a web-based product offering plain English summaries of all your OHS/WHS legal obligations

Comprehensive
  • Summarises more than 200 pieces of Commonwealth and State OHS/WHS legislation in Australia and New Zealand
  • Links to hundreds of codes of practices, guidelines and published standards
Assists compliance
  • Helps to fulfil AS/NZS 4801 (Clause 4.3.2) and OHSAS 18001 (Clause 4.3.2) requirements
  • Lets you easily identify your safety legal obligations
  • Links legal obligations to documents and create audit checklists
Updates
  • Updated monthly by our in-house team of safety consultants
  • All updates made in the product are clearly marked
  • A monthly email alert lists all recent updates made
Easy to Use
  • Information arranged by topic for easy navigation
  • Extensive search function
  • 24/7 availability for staff in your organisation wherever there is Internet access
Customisable
  • Only subscribe to relevant jurisdictions
  • Modules containing industry-specific OHS/WHS information are available
  • Individual access lets you tailor the product to suit
Support
  • Complimentary product training available to all users
  • A Help Desk service puts you in touch with our team of in-house experts
  • Online Knowledge Base provides valuable references and user guides

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 is now in effect in New Zealand

Let us help your organisation with the transition. Click here to learn more.

It only took me 10 seconds to find something that would have taken me several hours.  This will cut my workload in half. 
Keri-Anne Martin, Health and Safety Advisor, ASSA ABLOY NZ

Compliance Made Easy

SafetyLaw can provide your organisation with a single point of reference for all your safety legal obligations

Compliance Made Easy

Plain English Summaries

We summarise the information you need to know in a way that is easy for all staff to understand

Plain English Summaries

Key Terms Defined

Hyperlinks and 'pop ups' provide definitions of terms taken from relevant legislation

Key Terms Defined

Access Legislation Extracts

Hyperlinks and 'pop ups' also allow you to view any legislative extract being referenced in the summary

Access Legislation Extracts

Access Complete Source Documentation

All SafetyLaw summaries are fully referenced and link to the complete source documentation.

Access Complete Source Documentation

Access OHS/WHS legal compliance summaries that are directly relevant to your business operations

Mining
  • Directories containing comprehensive summaries of legal obligations from mining safety legislation
  • Available Australia-wide
Rail
  • Directories containing comprehensive summaries of legal obligations from rail safety legislation.
  • Currently available for  New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia and Victoria
Food and retail
  • Directories containing food handling regulations and standards, liquor control, retail trading requirements and tobacco product control
  • Currently available for Western Australia
Aviation
  • Aviation obligations including the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) standards
  • Available Australia-wide
Clinical Operations
  • Clinical operations including registered health practitioner requirements
  • Available Australia-wide
Petroleum
  • Directories covering selected onshore and offshore petroleum legislation
  • Available Australia-wide

SafetyLink lets you access summaries of legal obligations that are relevant to each risk and hazard in your register

Easy to use
  • Send us your Hazards and Risk Register and we will link each hazard/risk to all relevant legal obligations
  • Once the Register is returned, all updates to the links will be done remotely by Environment Essentials
Reliable
  • Summaries behind each link are updated monthly by our team of in-house experts
  • All summaries are fully referenced and linked to the complete source documentation
Assists compliance
  • Helps to fulfil AS/NZS 4801 (Clause 4.3.2) and OHSAS 18001 (Clause 4.3.2) requirements
  • Provides a simple way of identifying and accessing all current OHS/WHS legal obligations
Safety Management Systems

Get the most from your Safety Management System

A Safety Management System (SMS) provides organisations with a vital framework for managing day-to-day OHS/WHS risks and reporting requirements. We understand that implementing an SMS can be a difficult and frustrating process which is why we provide many organisations across Australia with training and support.

Tailored solutions
  • Providing SMS support since 1997
  • We work with you to find solutions that meet your needs and budget
Assists compliance
  • SMS assessments against AS/NZS 4801 or OHSAS 18001 requirements
  • Help you create and implement SMS documentation
Training
  • Tailored to your organisation’s requirements
  • Ongoing coaching provided as needed (no lock-in contracts)