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 2. Workplace Health and Safety

This section contains details of policies relating to the workplace health and safety framework which has been developed by the university.


2.10 Management
    » 2.10.1 Guidelines for Workplace Health and Safety Committees
    » 2.10.2 Insurance Coverage of Staff Travelling on University Business
    » 2.10.3 Occupational Health and Safety
    » 2.10.4 Staff Responsibilities for Occupational Health and Safety
    » 2.10.5 Student Injuries
    » 2.10.6 Workplace Health and Safety Officer's Role
    » 2.10.7 Workplace Injury, Illness, Incident and Hazard Reporting
    » 2.10.8 Risk Assessment and Management Policy
    » 2.10.9 Faculty/Institute Occupational Health and Safety Manager Role and Function


2.15 Emergency and Critical Incident Procedures
    » 2.15.1 Critical Incidents Affecting Staff or Students
    » 2.15.2 Fire Safety Management Policy
    » 2.15.3 Occupational Health and Safety during an Influenza Pandemic


2.20 Ergonomics
    » 2.20.1 Hearing Conservation Policy
    » 2.20.2 Screen Based Equipment
    » 2.20.4 Selection and Purchase of Seating and Furniture


2.25 Workers' Compensation and Rehabilitation
    » 2.25.1 Workers' Compensation Policy
    » 2.25.2 Workplace Rehabilitation Policy


2.30 Safe Working Environment
    » 2.30.1 Asbestos Management Policy
    » 2.30.10 First Aid Policy
    » 2.30.12 Threats to Personal Safety at Work
    » 2.30.13 Working Safely with Carcinogens
    » 2.30.14 Occupational Health and Safety in the Laboratory (Undergraduate Student )
    » 2.30.15 Immunisation
    » 2.30.16 Occupational Health and Safety in the Laboratory (Postgraduate Students)
    » 2.30.17 Alcohol, Tobacco Smoking and other Drugs Policy
    » 2.30.18 Manual Tasks associated with Relocation / Refurbishment of Workplaces
    » 2.30.2 Electrical Safety
    » 2.30.3 Flammable and Combustible Liquids - Storage and Handling
    » 2.30.4 Management of Work in Confined Spaces
    » 2.30.5 Minimum Standards of Dress and Personal Protective Equipment
    » 2.30.6 Occupational Exposure to Sunlight
    » 2.30.7 Manual Tasks Risk Assessment
    » 2.30.8 Diving Safety
    » 2.30.9 Fieldwork Safety Guideline


2.40 Radioactive Hazards
    » 2.40.1 Management Unsealed Radioactive Wastes
    » 2.40.2 Personal Radiation Monitoring
    » 2.40.4 Transport of Radioactive Materials


2.45 Poisons
    » 2.45.2 Scheduled Poisons and Drugs Guideline


2.50 Biosafety
    » 2.50.1 Working With Blood and Body Fluids