Student Critical Incidents Response Policy and Procedure
The University of Adelaide is committed to providing a safe environment for students and staff. This policy informs students and staff of the University's approach to Student Critical Incident response and how the University supports students in the event of a Critical Incident.
Related Procedures, Forms
Title Version Student Critical Incidents Response Policy and Procedure D2022/251090 Student Critical Incident Management Guidelines D2022/251082
Administration, Approval and Review
RMO File No. 2021/2625 Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic) Responsible policy officer Executive Director, Student Experience Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 4 November 2022 Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 21 December 2022 Related Policies Information Management Policy
Safe Environments for Children and Vulnerable People Policy Student Misconduct Policy
Information Management Policy
HSW Handbook - Emergency Management
HSW Handbook - Report a Safety Issue or Incident Melbourne Campus Critical Incidents Procedures (under review by Kaplan)
Related legislation Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) Act 2000 (Cth) Work Health and Safety Act 2012 (SA)
Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 (SA) Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
Children and young people (Safety) Act 2017 (SA)
Effective from 1 January 2023 Review Date 31 December 2025 Contact for queries about the policy Associate Director, Student Wellbeing and Access, tel: +61 8 8313 0236
Please refer to the Policy Directory for the latest version.