Glossary of ACC terms

All practicable steps

All practicable steps

All practicable steps required as reasonably practical to eliminate, isolate or minimise the impact of any hazard by:

    • eliminating or isolating hazards, or

    • minimising the likelihood of harm occurring from remaining hazard.

The measures taken will be dependent on:

    • the nature of harm or injury that could occur

    • the likelihood of harm or injury occurring

    • the cost and availability of safeguards

    • the availability of information on how to deal with the hazard.

Last reviewed: 23 May 2014