On 31 March 2022, the Work Health and Safety laws replaced the work health and safety elements of Petroleum Safety legislation.
All health and safety notifications, forms and guidance for mining and petroleum has moved to the WorkSafe website
Significant incident report numbering is not continuous and may have been revised and reissued, or deleted as it no longer reflects best practices and/or the department's risk management approach.
Petroleum significant incident reports
Requesting approval to reproduce safety material
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety encourages the distribution of safety materials produced by the Resources Safety Division. As such, the distribution of complete (i.e. including copyright notices and disclaimers) and unaltered guidance produced by Resources Safety is permitted without formal approval.
However, written approval must be sought from the manager safety communications for:
- reproduction in any other form without suitable acknowledgement
- partial reproduction of any material published in print or electronically.