UQ OHS Network

A team of Work Health and Safety Managers/Coordinators (WHSCs) and Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs) facilitate the implementation of the UQ OHS Management System within particular work units, and assist to ensure effective communication and consultation between workers and management. 

 WHSCs are appointed by management.

HSRs are elected by workers.

First Aid Officers

Subject to risk assessment, first aid officers are appointed by management.

Drugs and Poisons Officers

To ensure that scheduled drugs and poisons are obtained, issued, used and stored in accordance with legislative requirements, drugs and poisions officers are appointed by management.

Radiation Safety Officers

Radiation safety officers are appointed by management to oversee legislative compliance and worker safety associated with possession and use of radioactive substances.

OHS Committees

OHS committees have been established to provide a forum to facilitate effective communication and consultation between management and workers on workplace matters that may impact on health and safety. 

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UQ OHS Contacts section

OHS Contacts - Affiliated / Controlled Entities

Affiliated Organisations & Controlled Entities

OHS Contacts - AIBN

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

OHS Contacts - BEL

Business, Economics & Law

OHS Contacts - CAI

Centre for Advanced Imaging

OHS Contacts - EAIT

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

OHS Contacts - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine

OHS Contacts - GCI

Global Change Institute

OHS Contacts - HABS

Health and Behavioural Sciences

OHS Contacts - HASS

Humanities and Social Sciences

OHS Contacts - IMB

Institute for Molecular Bioscience

OHS Contacts - Key Divisions & Office of the VC

Key Academic & Administrative Divisions

OHS Contacts - P&F

Property & Facilities Division

OHS Contacts - QAAFI

Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation

OHS Contacts - QBI

Queensland Brain Institute

OHS Contacts - Science

Faculty of Science

OHS Contacts - SMI

Sustainable Minerals Institute

OHS Contacts - UQ BR

UQ Biological Resources

OHS Contacts - UQ DI

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute