Marie Boland’s Final Report containing the findings of the review of the model work health and safety (WHS) laws was released on 25 February 2019. • On 24 June 2019, Safe Work Australia (SWA) published a Consultation Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) containing its initial assessments of the Boland Report’s 34 recommendations. SWA is seeking feedback on the RIS by 5 August 2019.
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