If hazardous substances are stored at your business, it is important that all rules are followed.
This is to ‘protect the environment, and the health and safety of people and communities, by preventing or managing the adverse affects of
hazardous substances and new organisms’, which the EPA states as the purpose of HSNO law.
Your business premises must have the following:
Your responsibility also includes carrying out risk assessment which involves looking at:
These rules will ensure your employees and public safety. Awareness of and complance with the rules is key to preventing incidents when managing hazardous substances.