Health, Safety and Wellbeing (HSW)

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

The vaccination program for continuing, fixed-term and casual staff will end on 31 July 2020.

If you attend your own pharmacy/GP before COB 31 July 2020, you have an option to seek reimbursement through the University’s finance system.

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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 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

Report a safety issue with the University of Adelaide's online reporting system, UniSafe.


Fair treatment contact officers (FTCOs)

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

HSW news



HSW handbook updates

The migration of the HSW website to Drupal caused many links to break within pages and documents. The HSW team is progressively going through these and uploading them to the website once fixed.



Handbook chapter approval: Managing HSW in the work environment

The revised HSW Handbook Chapter “Managing HSW in the work environment (including infrastructure and facilities)” has now been posted on the HSW website.



New safety when working from home FAQs

New frequently asked questions have been developed to provide information and guidance on safety when working from home. 



Resilence calendar - Jump back July 2020

We can't control what happens to us, but we can choose how we respond.



Updated Travel Safety FAQs

The Travel Safety FAQs have been updated to reflect the current University of Adelaide's travel authorisation process to interstate, South Australian and international destinations.



New travel advice for 2020

The University has an amended position on international travel as a direct response to the evolving global situation and takes into account the latest advice from Government and health authorities.