The Commonwealth, states and territories regulate and enforce WHS laws.
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Construction work is particularly dangerous.
As a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU), you have a duty to keep workers and your workplace safe from construction work.
This page will assist you in understanding your duties under the model work health and safety (WHS) laws for construction work.