Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures
Chain of Responsibility (COR) ensures that everyone in the organisation is responsibility for the safety and compliance relating to the transport and logistics of good in Australia and are made accountable for failure to discharge that responsibility.
This resource will give students the the skills and knowledge required to identify, apply and follow chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures in relation to heavy vehicles as they apply to an individual’s own job role.
It includes explaining the chain of responsibility features, applying the requirements, and identifying and reporting breaches in the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) and regulations or applicable state/territory law and regulations.
Work is performed under some supervision, generally within a team environment
- What is chain of responsibility?
- Roles and responsibilities of parties in the supply chain
- Reasonable steps defence
- Work diaries
- Determine the root cause: 5 ‘Whys’
- Assign responsibility for solutions
- Communicate the whole team the results
- Load distribution
- Measurement adjustment