Develop Workplace Policy and Procedures for Sustainability Essay

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Name: Christopher Buxton
Course Title: Diploma of Management
Unit Code: Develop Workplace Policy and Procedures for Sustainability
Unit Code: BSBSU501A

1. Review the case study information provided and determine all legislative and regulatory documents that describe compliance requirements for this company.
After reading the case study for the Tiny Opera Company I have determined through my own research that the following legislative and regulatory requirements will need to be adhered to so that they are compliant.
To start off the Tiny Opera Company will need to have their own Code of Conduct available to all employees and anyone attending the venue. This code of conduct will outline through Key principles what the
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As the Tiny Opera Company is an entertainment venue they will also need to be compliant with the NSW Work Health and Safety Laws with regards to Noise, this is so that all people attending, or that are involved in the production of a show are not exposed to noise levels that could damage their hearing. The current law states that workers must not be exposed to over 85 decibels over an 8 hour period or peaks of 140 decibels at one go.
Other Health and Safety requirements are as follows:
Electrical Safety.
All electrical installations must be certified according to Australian Standard for Wiring Rules - AS/NZS 3000 and the Australian Standard for Electrical installations 1 Shows and Carnivals 2 AS/NZS 3002 (for outdoor events).
Hazardous chemicals and dangerous goods.
Hazardous chemicals include flammable liquids, acids, gases and solvents. This should all be included in the Production Risk Assessment for each performance and should state each substance that is to be used. The substances should be used in accordance with requirements set out in the Safety Data Sheet included in the risk assessments. Also under NSW Safety laws any person manufacturing or designing structure must make sure that it is done so in a way that the need for any manual task is reduced so that it is
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