Independent Review of Occupational Health and Safety Compliance and Enforcement in Victoria

Overview

The Independent Review of OHS Compliance and Enforcement in Victoria was undertaken over ten months from February 2016 to November 2016. The Independent Review was conducted by a panel appointed by the Minister for Finance, Robin Scott.


The panel was chaired by Dr Claire Noone and its other members were Cathy Butcher and Margaret Donnan.

The Independent Review Report made 22 recommendations that focussed on WorkSafe’s: compliance and enforcement framework; approach to planning and targeting; provision of information and support; and approach to collaboration and engagement.

Independent Review of OHS Compliance and Enforcement in Victoria Report (PDF 433kb)

Government Response to the Independent Review of OHS Compliance and Enforcement in Victoria Report (DOCX 54kb)

Government media release: 18 December 2017