1.1 Duty of care for employees

The employees duty of care responsibilities are:

  • Look after your own safety and the safety of others in the workplace
  • Consult with employers to identify and control hazards
  • Follow safe practices and methods of work
  • Use PPE and equipment provided
  • Do not interfere or misuse any equipment or endanger others
  • Know what your responsibilities are if you are on a customer’s premises
  • Report hazards and near misses
  • Maintain your own health