Sun Protection, Clothing and Personal Protection Equipment

The Brewarrina Shire Council has a legislative responsibility under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 to, where reasonably practicable; provide a safe and healthy working environment.

This policy has been formulated to address the risks presented to council workers who may be exposed to ultra violet radiation during the course of their employment. In conjunction with sun protection, this policy also outlines workers clothing and personal protective equipment allowances and responsibilities.