In accordance with section 223 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, WorkSafe New Zealand (“WorkSafe”) gives notice that the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety has approved the code of practice for the design and construction of vehicles for the bulk transportation of flammable liquids by road. This approval will come into force 28 days after the date of publication of this notice.
The approved code of practice replaces HSNOCOP 6, version 2.1 approved by the Environmental Protection Authority in April 2014, and is available on WorkSafe’s website https://worksafe.govt.nz/dmsdocument/5307-acop-flammable-liquids-road-tank-wagons.
Dated at Wellington this 30th day of May 2019.
CAROLINE GALL, Manager, Guidance Products, Guidance and Education Development, WorkSafe New Zealand.