Supervisor's Toolkit

The information provided below is aimed at Supervisors to assist them with fulfilling their safety responsibilities.

Safety principles for supervisors

An overarching guide to assist supervisors to understand their role within the University's Safety Management System.

HSW roles & responsibilities

This information outlines the supervisors roles and responsibilities.

Performing a risk assessment

This page explains the basics of the risk assessment process from a supervisor's perspective.

Guidance for supervisors on Workplace Inspections and HSW Procedures

Easy to use guidance documents have been developed for supervisors who are required to perform Workplace Inspections and on some HSW Procedures. Supervisors can use these to refresh their knowledge and understanding.

Online training

A number of general information sessions have been created by the HSW team that are available on MyUni. This guide has been developed to explain how supervisors could use these to provide a basic level of safety knowledge before they complete a local HSW induction with any new starter.


Mental health toolkit

The aim of this toolkit is to provide Supervisors with some practical guidance on how to support a staff member who may need assistance with coping at work.


Injury management guidance for supervisors

HSW injury management guidance for supervisors assists you as a supervisor to support your staff member through a workers compensation claim.