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RAIL SAFETY (LOCAL OPERATIONS) ACT 2006 - SECT 108

Rail safety work

The Governor in Council may make regulations for or with respect to—

S. 108(a) amended by No. 47/2006 s. 45(2)(a).

        (a)     a scheme for certificates of competence (or provisional certificates of competence) for rail safety workers employed or engaged to carry out rail safety work, and for the duration, variation, suspension and cancellation of those certificates;

        (b)     prohibiting the carrying out of rail safety work by a person

              (i)     who does not hold an appropriate certificate of competence; or

              (ii)     who does not hold specified qualifications, training or experience; or

              (iii)     who is not supervised by a person holding an appropriate certificate of competence or specified qualifications, training or experience;

S. 108(c) substituted by No. 47/2006 s. 45(2)(b), amended by No. 23/2013 s. 100.

        (c)     requiring a rail transport operator to ensure that rail safety workers employed or engaged by them or employed or engaged by a rail contractor engaged directly or indirectly by the rail transport operator to supply railway operations to that rail transport operator

              (i)     are fit to carry out rail safety work;

              (ii)     are competent or appropriately trained or qualified to carry out rail safety work;

S. 108(d) amended by No. 47/2006 s. 45(2)(c).

        (d)     the testing, assessment and monitoring of rail safety workers employed or engaged to carry out rail safety work to ensure that those rail safety workers are fit to carry out that work;

        (e)     application fees and fees for the issuing and holding of certificates of competence.



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