Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy

Overview:

The University of Adelaide aims to create and engender a University culture that values health, safety and wellbeing as fundamental components of the work environment, supported by safe systems of work, appropriate governance, training, management structures and operational strategies.


Note

For Procedures related to this policy, please refer to the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Handbook http://www.adelaide.edu.au/hr/hsw/handbook/

Policy reviewed and re-affirmed for further three years by Chief Operating Officer and Vice-President (Services and Resources) on 14 July 2016, ref: d2016/156860.


Title Version Date uploaded
Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy D2017/134758 15 May 2018

RMO File No. 2016/8280
Policy custodian Chief Operating Officer
Responsible policy officer Associate Director, HSW, Gerald Buttfield, ext 36079
Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 6 November 2013
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 11 November 2013
Related Policies Health, Safety and Wellbeing Handbook

http://www.adelaide.edu.au/hr/hsw/handbook/

Related legislation Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act 2012 (SA) and WHS Regulations 2012 (SA)

Return to Work Act 2014 (SA)

Approved Codes of Practice

Superceded Policies Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy (Version 1.0), 11 February 2010.
Effective from 14 July 2016
Review Date 13 July 2019
Contact for queries about the policy Associate Director, HSW, Gerald Buttfield, ext 36079

Printed copies of these documents may not be up to date. Please refer to the University Policy and Procedures website for the latest version.