OHS

Issues such as compliance, safety in the curriculum and workplace bullying.

  • Accident and Incident Register
    The Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) has established minimum standards in relation to Accident and Incident Register.
  • Asbestos
    Requirements for schools under the Occupational Health Safety and Welfare Regulations 2007 (Vic) with fixed asbestos in buildings or plant.
  • Dangerous Goods
    Legislative requirements for schools storing and handling dangerous goods.
  • Employer Obligations
    Legislative requirements for schools to provide a safe and healthy workplace for staff and contractors.
  • Hazardous Substances
    Regulations for schools to ensure the health and safety of people in the workplace who are exposed to chemicals or hazardous substances and to ensure they are stored and handled appropriately.
  • Manual Handling
    Information and legislative obligations in relation to Manual Handling to protect people at work from musculoskeletal disorders caused by manual handling.
  • Noise
    Information and requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety (Noise) regulations 2004 (Vic) to reduce and prevent exposure to excessive noise for all employees.
  • Plant and Equipment
    The protection of people against the risks that plant and systems of work can pose are legislated.
  • Prevention of Falls
    Schools are legislated to prevent incidents of falls of more than 2 metres and to prevent or reduce injury from such falls.
  • Sun Protection
    Information and resources to assist schools meeting their duty of care obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic) in relation to Sun Protection.