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Knowledge Assessment (Written Tasks 1)Read the scenario below with your group and discuss and use the information tocomplete the questions.Due to expansion in your workplace you have just been given the role of Team Leaderof a newly formed department.As this department is new there have been a numberof team members employed who are relatively new and they have not yet receivedadequate induction and part of your role is to ensure that they are brought up to dateand aware of the relevant provisions of WHS act, regulations and codes of practice.1.1 Define what is WHS Acts and regulations.Define the term CODE OFPRACTICE and how it affects your role as a Team Leader:(1) Comcare administers theWork Health and Safety Act 2011(WHS Act) andWorkHealth and Safety Regulations 2011(WHS Regulations) in the Commonwealthjurisdiction. The WHS Act and WHS Regulations implement model work health and safetylaws that have also been adopted in most of the Australian states and territories.(2) Codes of practice can be approved under the WHS Act. They are practical guides to

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