WHS Consultation – are Volunteers being consulted?


It is very important that Volunteers comment on the DRAFT Service Standard in relation to the number of Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) and the determination of workgroups.

It has been said that the RFS intends to make managers HSRs, which defeats the purpose as they are from one workgroup.

It is recommended that Volunteers take the time to review the DRAFT Service Standard and provide their comments and feedback. Click on the pdf icon below.


Please send your comments and feedback to feedback.standards@rfs.nsw.gov.au

You are also welcome to make comments (for publishing on this web site) using the form below. All appropriate comments will be published.

Other articles of interest:

RFS volunteer exercising rights as a ‘worker’ – By Michael Eburn

WHS Fact Sheet – Getting ready for 2012 (Dated Dec 2011)

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