The Facts


The WHS ACT:
The Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act forms the basis of the WHS Acts being enacted across Australia to harmonise work health and safety law.

The model WHS Act is the result of a comprehensive national review into work health and safety laws across Australia.

The FACTS:
Lost time injury frequency rates
Industry statistics
Work-related fatalities
Workers’ compensation data
Work-related diseases
Work-related injuries
Cost of work-related injury and illness