449. Specific risks in regard to work equipment.

Where the use1 of work equipment2 is likely to involve a specific risk to health or safety, every employer3 must ensure that:

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    (1)     the use of that work equipment is restricted to those persons given the task of using it4; and

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    (2)     repairs, modifications, maintenance or servicing of that work equipment is restricted to those persons who have been specifically designated to perform operations of that description, whether or not also authorised to perform other operations