School operations

Testing and Tagging of Electrical Equipment

9 Disposal of electrical equipment

The principal and/or their delegate must ensure that electrical equipment identified for disposal has been identified for any potential hazards — such as, asbestos.

Where a hazard has been identified schools should seek advice from the OHS Advisory Service on 1300 074 715 or email:

Electrical equipment should be disposed of according to local council requirements.

Steps to identify potential hazards, seek OHS advice, and meet local council requirements with disposal of electrical equipment

Reviewed 15 July 2020

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