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    WRIQ Business Breakfast (May 2024) - Getting the House in Order

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    Please join us for this two-part business breakfast event “Getting the house in order” which will cover:

    Part 1: Key WHS considerations for the recycling and waste management sector in 2024

    a. Overview of Work Health and Safety in the Waste and Recycling Industry

    • Understanding the unique challenges and risks in waste management and how to manage them.

    b. Key takeaways and lessons from recent case studies involving incidents of serious injury or fatality in the waste industry

    • SafeWork NSW v Solveco Pty Ltd (No. 2) [2022] NSWDC 331
    • SafeWork NSW v Aussie Skips Recycling Pty Ltd; SafeWork NSW v Roussakis [2022] NSWDC 276

    c. Checklist for employers on proactive WHS risk management

    • Key takeaways and reminders for employers and workers in the waste and recycling industry: before, during and after a safety incident

    Part 2: Waste levy considerations following the completion of the state-wide compliance actions

    a. Summary of findings from a case study of over 50% of all landfills in the state

    • Recent regulatory/legislation changes
    • Resultant regulator’s compliance process and the notices/actions identified for rectification or penalty

    b. Best practice outcomes and opportunities for facilities to action moving into the new financial year

    • Real world examples

    c. Highlight key areas for compliance action

    • For operators of non-landfill sites/services
    • Checklist for those operators to investigate best practice improvements

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    Registration will not be confirmed until payment is received in full. All registration fees must be paid in full no later than three working days prior to the event commencement. All fees are in Australian Dollars $AUD and are inclusive of 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST) Cancellations to your registration must be advised in writing to Cancellations will be accepted up to 7 days prior to the event and a refund of your registration fee less 10% booking fee will be issued. Cancellations received after this date will not receive a refund, however, we will accept attendee name changes at any time leading up to the event.