BSBWHS518 Manage WHS hazards associated with maintenance and use of plant is a comprehensive unit that guides learners through the process of identifying plant hazards, assessing risk and planning controls using a range of internal and external sources of information such as Codes of Practice, guidance materials and Australian Standards. in addition to the risk management of plant, this unit also provides the skills and knowledge to manage plant design and item registration with WHS Regulators, and record keeping requirements for registrable/classified plant. Plant is everywhere, in all workplaces and ranges from computers and printers to lifts, escalators, earth moving and mining machinery. Supervisors and Managers as well as WHS personnel must manage the risks and legal requirements in relation to plant in order to be compliant with WHS/OHS legislation. This unit will provided learners with everything they need to know to meet these requirements.