The functions of an inspector are—
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
to ascertain whether or not this Act has been, is being, or is likely to be complied with; and
to take all reasonable steps to ensure that this Act is being complied with; and
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).