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/

  • Related Procedures, Forms

  • Administration, Approval and Review

    RMO File No. 2019/7880
    Policy custodian Chief Operating Officer
    Responsible policy officer Director, HSW, Gerald Buttfield, ext 36079
    Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 9 October 2019
    Approved by Policy Custodian on 9 October 2019
    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 SA Act 2014 (SA)

    Approved Codes of Practice

    Superceded Policies Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy (Version 3.0), 14 July 2016
    Effective from 9 October 2019
    Review Date 8 October 2022
    Contact for queries about the policy Director, HSW, Gerald Buttfield, ext 36079

Please refer to the Policy Directory for the latest version.