Health, Safety and Wellbeing

The University's Health, Safety and Wellbeing (HSW) Team provides support to the University community on all safety, injury management and wellbeing activities.

The University has prepared a Coronavirus FAQ for staff and students. This page will be updated as the situation changes.

Flu vaccination program 2021

The 2021 flu vaccination program for continuing, fixed-term and casual staff is now open.

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HSW intranet

Login to the HSW intranet to access content restricted to University of Adelaide staff including information on Chemwatch, Injury management,  HSR, FTCO and the Community of Practice portals. 

Report a safety issue

Reporting in UniSafe is fast and easy!

For instructions on how to download and use the app, visit the UniSafe webpage.

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Fair treatment contact officers (FTCOs)

FTCOs are a confidential contact point for advice about bullying, sexual harassment or discrimination.

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Health and wellbeing during COVID-19

Our COVID-19 website provides you with a toolkit of tips, activities and opportunities relating to healthy minds, healthy bodies, healthy families and healthy finances.

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HSW news

13

Apr

HSW Stakeholder consultation – Internal Audit management (V4.0)

Human Resources have been working on the revised HSW Handbook chapter “Internal Audit”.

13

Apr

Updated HSW Handbook Chapter: Plant/Equipment Management

The updated Plant/Equipment Management Chapter of the University of Adelaide’s Health, Safety and Wellbeing Handbook sets out specific requirements for plant/equipment hazard management and registration and licensing requirements.

13

Apr

New HSW Handbook Chapter - Electrical safety management

A new Electrical safety management handbook chapter has been posted on the HSW website.

06

Apr

Safework SA - Conviction for failure to maintain equipment

SafeWork SA has successfully prosecuted Woolworths Group Limited following a bakery trolley falling onto a worker causing serious injuries.

25

Mar

Elevating Work Platforms (EWPs) Inspection and Testing

In January 2021 Safe Work Australia released new guidance material for inspecting and maintaining elevated work platforms (EWPs). 

25

Mar

Flu vaccination program 2021

The University of Adelaide Flu Vaccination Program 2021 is available at no cost to continuing, fixed-term and casual staff.

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