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.
Consultation Now Open 

Express your views on lead in the workplace

Safe Work Australia is seeking feedback on proposed amendments to work health and safety requirements for inorganic lead. Read more Express your views on lead in the workplace Consultation period

National Safe Work Month 

Reward winner announced!

Congratulations to this year’s winner. Read more

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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11 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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