Other foreseeable hazards
Depending on how your ODBS operates, there may be other hazards you need to address in your Safety Management System.
Depending on how your ODBS operates, there may be other hazards you need to address in your Safety Management System. These could include:
- COVID-19 procedures
- operating on an industrial work/mine site; or
- natural disaster procedures.
If your ODBS undertakes trips where there is a high risk of COVID-19 transmission (e.g. transporting a COVID-19-positive person to a hospital), you should include COVID-19 as a risk in your Safety Management System and consider procedures to manage this risk.
Visit COVID-19 information for passenger transport industry for COVID-19 health and safety Information and other industry-specific advice.
It is also recommended that ODBSs and drivers keep up to date with the latest WA Government information regarding COVID-19, including health advice (see link below).