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WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT 2011 - SECT 34A
Definitions for part
34A Definitions for part
(1) In this part—
"conduct" means an act or omission to perform an act.
"executive officer" , of a corporation, means a person who is concerned with,
or takes part in, the corporation’s management, whether or not the person is
a director or the person’s position is given the name of executive officer.
"senior officer" , of a person conducting a business or undertaking, means—
(a) if the person is a corporation—an executive officer of the corporation;
(b) otherwise—the holder of an executive position (however described) in
relation to the person who makes, or takes part in making, decisions affecting
all, or a substantial part, of the person’s functions.
(2) For this part, a
"causes" death if it substantially contributes to the death.
(3) For this
part, a reference to a worker carrying out work for a business or undertaking
includes a reference to a worker who is at a workplace to carry out work for
the business or undertaking, including during a work break.
relation to the numbering of this part, see the note to section 3 .
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