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.
Scientific evaluation of workplace exposure standards - stay informed 

SWA evaluates exposure standards

Safe Work Australia is conducting an evaluation of the workplace exposure standards for more than 600 chemicals.
Read more about the exposure standards

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Diving consultation ends soon

Find out how to provide feedback on proposed changes to work health and safety regulations for diving work.
Read more about the diving consultation

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National Safe Work Month this October

Resource kit for workplaces now available.
Read more about Safety Month

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Check ‘Virtual Seminar Series’ to receive details and alerts when we broadcast new content. Read more about the 2016 VSS

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125 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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