Safe Work Australia has published new resources on managing WHS risks when workers are doing computer-based work from home.  

We partner with BeUpstanding – a free program that aims to prevent health problems caused by sitting for long periods. They conduct research and provide advice to help you meet your duties to manage risks with sitting and standing. 

Use this information sheet if you, or the workers you manage, unpack shipping containers.

These information sheets have information on:

This report provides statistics on workers’ compensation claims that involved musculoskeletal disorders.

This fact sheet provides information about managing risks from slips and trips.

This model Code of Practice provides guidance on: 

This report provides information on the risks associated with caring for obese and bariatric patients, including: 

  • transporting patients  

  • moving patients 

  • in-home treatment