Student Critical Incidents 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 critical incident management and how the University supports students in the event of a Critical Incident.

RMO File No. 2017/7531
Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)
Responsible policy officer Executive Director, Division of Academic and Student Engagement
Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 9 May 2018
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 9 May 2018
Related Policies Child-Safe Environment Policy
Privacy Policy
University Records Policy
HSW Handbook - Emergency Management
Related legislation Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) Act 2000 (Cth) Work Health and Safety Act 2010 (SA)
Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 (SA) Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
Children and young people (Safety) Act 2017 (SA)
Effective from 9 May 2018
Review Date 8 May 2021
Contact for queries about the policy International Student Support Coordinator, tel: +61 8 8313 3482

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