Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992

30 Functions of inspectors
  • The functions of an inspector are—

    • (a) to help employers, employees, and other persons to improve safety at places of work, and the safety of people at work, by providing information and education; and

    • (b) to ascertain whether or not this Act has been, is being, or is likely to be complied with; and

    • (c) to take all reasonable steps to ensure that this Act is being complied with; and

    • (d) all other functions conferred on inspectors by this Act or any other enactment.

    Section 30(b): amended, on 5 May 2003, by section 18 of the Health and Safety in Employment Amendment Act 2002 (2002 No 86).