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COVID-19 coronavirus

Find out more about novel coronavirus (COVID19) and your workplace.

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Safety and health...

It is important for employers and workers to talk about safety at work. Safety reps can be a vital link between management and...

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Online reporting

WorkSafe has introduced an online service to enable employers to report specific workplace injuries and diseases.

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Jobseekers misled by 'introductory' construction industry...

Jobseekers wanting to work in the WA construction industry may be misled by a company offering “introductory” online safety training courses. It is a...

Education: Minimising the risk from COVID-19 coronavirus

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of workers and others at the workplace....

Aged care and other residential care facilities:...

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of their workers and others at the...

Retail work: Minimising the risk of exposure to COVID-19

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of their workers and others at the...

Building and construction: Minimising the risk from COVID-19

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of their workers and others at the...

Safe transport during the COVID-19 pandemic – guide

This guide provides guidance in managing the risks associated with approved and controlled traffic and essential services across regional borders during the...

Sample Work From Home - Occupational Safety and Health...

An employer can use this sample checklist when requesting as part of the working from home agreement that workers complete a self-assessment of the work space.

Minimising the risk of exposure to COVID-19 coronavirus...

The Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 requires employers to take care of the health and safety of their workers and others at the workplace. This...

Safety alert 1/2020 - Worker electrocuted in roof space

In early 2020, an air-conditioning installer suffered a fatal electric shock while working in the roof space of a house.   In Western Australia, it is a...

COVID-19 coronavirus guide for employees: Looking after...

While it is reasonable to be concerned about the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, there are a number of actions you can take to look after your mental health...

COVID-19 coronavirus guidance for employers: Looking...

It is reasonable for employees to experience increased worry, anxiety and stress about the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Managing the risk to mental health...

What to do if a worker has COVID-19

Safe Work Australia has created an easy to follow infographic to advise workplaces on the steps they should take if a worker comes down with a suspected or...

WorkSafe education resources
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WorkSafe High Risk Work Licence
Work Health and Safety Legislation Reform

Workplace musculoskeletal framework and strategy

Occupational Safety and Health Act and Regulations