Deed of agreement
SafeWork NSW has accepted the following deed of agreement with the NSW Police Force.
On 8 September 2010 a NSW Police Force Officer was fatally wounded during the execution of a search warrant on residential premises in Western Sydney with a number of other officers.
NSW Police Force contravened section 8(1) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2000.
Summary of deed of agreement
Activities NSW Police will undertake include:
- develop and implement a technology solution (online risk assessment tool) for search warrants
- develop and implement a technology solution (online risk assessment tool) for NSW Police Force operations and activities outside the search warrant context
- share information on a confidential basis with other Australian police forces and NSW Emergency Service Agencies on the technology solution/applied risk assessment tools produced.
This deed of agreement has a total expenditure of $1,000,000.
Date of agreement
1 December 2016