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On 11 April 2019 the Australian Government assumed a caretaker role, with an election to be held 18 May 2019.
Information on websites maintained by Comcare will be published in accordance with the Guidance on Caretaker Conventions until after the election and conclusion of the caretaker period.

Physical hazards

A physical hazard is defined as "A factor within the environment that can harm the body without necessarily touching it. Vibration and noise are examples of physical hazards".

Physical hazards include but aren't limited to electricity, radiation, pressure, noise, heights and vibration amongst many others.

Page last updated: 20 Aug 2018