WH&S Qld 'Safety Alerts'

UQ Health & Safety alerts, communications and official notices ...

Date Type Document
Oct 2014 Events Wellness - Supercharge your Diet
Oct 2014 Events Wellness - Keep the Beat
Sept 2014 Events Wellness - Understanding Food Labels
Sept 2014 Events Wellness - Overveiw and Efficacy of current quit smoking methods
Sept 2014 Events Wellness - Family Health
July 2014 Events Wellness - Tai Chi classes 
April 2014 Incident Alert Supply of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)
April 2014 Safety Notice Luer Lok Syringes
Feb 2014 Safety Notice Import Permits - non conformities
Feb 2014 Incident Alert Unsafe Storage
Feb 2014 Incident Alert Working with Sharps and Unscreened Tissue
Feb 2014 Safety Notice Testing and Certification Oven Heated – Reaction Vessels
Jan 2014 Notice OHS Goals Review (Year = 2013)
Dec 2013 Incident Alert Conveyor Belt pulley
Nov 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-Nov 2013
Nov 2013 Incident Alert Liquid Nitrogen
Nov 2013 Hazard Alert Dehydrated Picric Acid
Oct 2013 Training  OHS-Staff Development Courses-Oct 2013
Sept 2013 Notice Hospital Transportation
Sept 2013 Hazard Alert Cryptosporidium
Sept 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-Sept 2013
Aug 2013 Hazard Alert International Adaptors
Aug 2013 Notice Chemical Inventory Update for 2013
(Submission deadline 13 September 2013)
Aug 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-Aug 2013
July 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-July 2013
June 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-June 2013
May 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-May 2013
April 2013 HazAlert Oven heated reaction Vessels
April 2013 Training OHS-Staff Development Courses-April 2013
March 2013 Notice OH&S Goals Review 2012
(Submission deadline 19 April, 2013)
March 2013 Training OH&S-Staff Development Courses- March 2013
Feb 2013 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Feb 2013
Jan 2013 Notice Children at University Campus Facilities
Nov 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Nov 2012
Oct 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Oct 2012
Sept 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Sept 2012
Sept 2012 Notice Chemical Inventory Update for 2012
(Submission deadline 31 Oct 2012)
July 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Aug 2012
June 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - July 2012
May 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - June 2012
April 2012 HazAlert Chemical Waste
April 2012 Notice OH&S Management System Auditing
(Audit program commences April 2012) 
April 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - May 2012
March 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - April 2012
March 2012 Notice OH&S Goals Review 2011
(Submission deadline 31 March 2011)
Feb 2012 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - March 2012
Oct 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Nov 2011
Sept 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Oct 2011
Aug 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Sept 2011
July 2011 Notice Chemical Inventory Update for 2011 
(Submission deadline 30 Sept 2011)
July 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Aug 2011
July 2011 Hazard Alert Hendra Virus
June 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - July 2011
June 2011 Update Fitness balls not to be used as seating in UQ workplaces
May 2011 Hazard Alert Supervisors of staff who are exposed to excessive noise
May 2011 Hazard Alert Diptheria
May 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - June 2011
May 2011 Notice WHSO / WHSR Networking Session
(To be held on 19 July 2011)
April 2011 HazAlert Oil-Based Vacuum Pumps and Exposure to Solvent Vapours
April 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - May 2011
April 2011 Training WHSO Training course
March 2011 Hazard Alert Electrical Safety – Lab Microcentrifuge
March 2011 Notice OH&S Management System Auditing
(Audit program commences April 2011)
March 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - April 2011
March 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - March 2011
Feb 2011 Hazard Alert Health Surveillance for Staff who work with hazardous chemicals or laboratory animals
Feb 2011 Update Workplace Rehabilitation Policy and Procedure
Feb 2011 Notice Memorandum: OH&S Goals Performance Review Reports
Attachment: OH&S Goals Review - Blank Template
Feb 2011 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Feb 2011
Feb 2011 Update OH&S Update - Changes to Chemwatch
Nov 2010 Training OH&S Staff Development Courses - Nov 2010
Oct 2010 Update Safety Newsletter: Issue 3
Oct 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: Oct 2010
Sept 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: Sept 2010
Aug 2010 Notice UQ Safety Week Networking Session
(To be held on 25 October 2010)
Aug 2010 Training WHSO Recertification training
Aug 2010 Notice UQ Safety Awards
(Entries close 17 September 2010)
Aug 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: August 2010
July 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: July 2010
July 2010 Hazard Alert Laboratory explosion – University of Missouri
June 2010 Update Gary Chaplin (Associate Director, OH&S Unit)
June 2010 Hazard Alert OH&S TEDI Courses: June 2010
May 2010 Notice Chemical Inventory Update for 2010
(Submission deadline 31 July 2010)
May 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: May 2010
April 2010 Update Safety Newsletter: Issue 2
April 2010 Notice Internal Audit Program Notification Letter (2010)
April 2010 Update Change of valve outlets and cylinder colour for medical oxygen gas cylinders [anziga]
Feb 2010 Hazard Alert Telephones, Use of During Thunderstorms
Feb 2010 Training OH&S TEDI Courses: February 2010             
Jan 2010 Hazard Alert Phenol Burns, First Aid Emergency Procedures for
Oct 2009 Update Safety Newsletter: Issue 1
July 2009 Notice Gas safety training to be run by Coregas
Nov 2008 Notice Internal Audit Program Notification Letter (2008 / 2009)
Nov 2008 Hazard Alert Picric Acid
June 2008 Hazard Alert Hepatitis B - info for staff or students exposed to human blood or blood products
June 2006 Hazard Alert Electrical - Portable Equipment
March 2006 Hazard Alert Q Fever Vaccine Shortage
March 2006 Notice Evacuation of buildings & Non-smoking policy
March 2006 Notice Protective Eyewear Information Session
Sept 2005 Notice Safe Science at UQ — Securing your Laboratory
Aug 2005 Hazard Alert Electrical Persons in Training
June 2005 Hazard Alert Electrical - Live Work
June 2005 Hazard Alert Electrical - Lockout Tag Out System
June 2005 Hazard Alert Electrical - Medical Portable Equipment
July 2004 Update New OH&S Electrical Safety Guidelines
Jan 2003 Hazard Alert Maintenance work in labs where chemical/biological contamination possible
May 2001 Hazard Alert Scapel blades - safe removal of

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