04. August 2020 - 9:00 till 14:00

QLD SCRt CIWG | Chain of Responsibility (CoR) Best Practice | To Be Confirmed | Tuesday, 04. August 2020

SCRt CIWG | Chain of responsibility (CoR) Best Practice
Hosted by: To be confirmed

If you consign, pack, load or receive goods as part of your business, you could be held legally liable for breaches of the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) even though you have no direct role in driving or operating a heavy vehicle.
In addition, corporate entities, directors, partners and managers are accountable for the actions of people under their control.
This is known as the ‘Chain of Responsibility’ (CoR).
On 1 October 2018, HVNL was amended to provide that every party in the heavy vehicle transport supply chain has a duty to ensure the safety of their transport activities.
In practical terms, this primary duty represents an obligation to eliminate or minimise potential harm or loss (risk) by doing all that is reasonably practicable to ensure safety.
As a party in the supply chain, the best way to do this is to have Safety Management Systems (SMS) and controls in place, such as business practices, training, procedures and review processes that:

identify, assess, evaluate, and control risk
manage compliance with speed, fatigue, mass, dimension, loading and vehicle standards requirements through identified best practice
involve regular reporting, including to executive officers
document or record actions taken to manage safety.

So, what have you done to address your CoR gaps?
Come along and share your progress in this important area of the supply chain!





SIRF Roundtables in Queensland currently comprises in excess of 40 progressive organisations that network and share their best practices in a peer to peer learning environment, specialising in Operational Excellence, Supply Chain and Industrial Maintenance.
‘Common Interest Work Group’ (CIWG) events are for technical specialists looking to discuss with peers, specific topics they are working on, in and around their field of excellence.



FAQs
Who should attend?This event is ideal for Supply Chain, Logistics, Warehousing, Operations Managers        
Is the event catered?Morning Tea and Lunch is supplied by the host site.If you have dietary requirements you must notify the event organiser prior to the event.
Are there any special requirements for this site I need to be aware of ?An email will be sent to all attendee's at least 7 days prior to the event to confirm attendance and all event information including parking and PPE requirements.
Investment?As a member of SIRF Roundatables you are able to register up to 2 people to attend this event.
When do I need to register by?Registrations are based on a "first come, first served" basis. There are no allocated seats with close 3 working day prior to event date. 
Who can I contact for further information? Hannah Watts |  0436 449 713