Safe Work Australia leads the development of national policy to improve work health and safety and workers’ compensation arrangements across Australia. Find out more about Safe Work Australia

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Contact your regulator for information and advice on:

  • Complying with Work Health and Safety laws.
  • Reporting a workplace incident.
  • Renewing or applying for licences.
  • Workers' compensation claims.
  • Registering plant and plant designs.
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2016 Virtual Seminar Series

Showcasing the latest thinking, research, developments and best practice in work health and safety. Read more about the 2016 VSS

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New chemical database supports GHS transition

Hazardous Chemical Information System (HCIS) features GHS classifications and labelling information Read more about GHS

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Are you GHS ready?

The GHS system for labelling of workplace hazardous chemicals becomes mandatory from 1 January 2017.Read more about GHS

Guidance for managing the risks of diesel exhaust 

Now available

Guidance material on managing risks of exposure to diesel exhaust in the workplace Read more Guidance for managing the risks of diesel exhaust

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81 Australians have been killed at work this year

Stop this number rising - make health and safety a priority in your workplace. Read more about worker fatalities

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Healthy, safe and productive working lives

The vision of the Australian Work Health and Safety Strategy 2012-2022. Read more about the Australian Strategy

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Access Safe Work Australia publications including Codes of Practice, guidance materials, fact sheets, research reports, data reports and more. View publications & resources


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