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OHS (Workplace health and safety)

Forms and publications – Comcare

Provides a single access point to the main Comcare forms and publications.


Hazardous Substances Information System

The Hazardous Substances Information System (HSIS) provides direct access to a consolidated list of all the classified substances contained in the HSIS database.

Safe Work Australia

Managing risks in the workplace

Efficient management of work health and safety risks within a workplace will reduce the number and severity of incidents.


Model codes of practice

Index of Model Codes of Practice associated with Safe Work Australia.

Safe Work Australia

Occupational health and safety

Business owners have responsibilities regarding health and safety in the workplace. This page links to information on: OH&S obligations; OH&S Acts, Regulations and Codes of Practice; getting started with OH&S; accidents and injuries and workers compensation requirements.

Department of Industry and Science

Occupational health and safety harmonisation

Information on laws that have been put in place to help harmonise occupational health and safety across Australia.

Department of Employment

Office of the Federal Safety Commissioner

Aims to promote and improve occupational health and safety in the Australian building and construction industry, by providing administrative support to the functions of the Federal Safety Commissioner.

Department of Employment

OzHelp Foundation

The OzHelp Foundation is a not for profit, community based mental health support organisation with a focus on suicide prevention in industry workplaces.

OzHelp Foundation

Safe Work Australia

An independent statutory agency with primary responsibility to improve occupational health and safety and workers' compensation arrangements across Australia.

Safe Work Australia

Safety Month

iPhone, iPad, iPad touch and Android – You can view all the safety events being held during Safe Work Australia Month.

Safe Work Australia

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission (SRCC)

The Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission (SRCC) is a statutory body with regulatory functions relating to workers' compensation and occupational health and safety (OHS)

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission

Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority (Seacare)

Works with the Australian maritime industry to reduce the human and financial costs of workplace injury. Seacare is a national scheme of occupational health and safety (OHS), rehabilitation and workers’ compensation arrangements which applies to defined seafaring employees and – in relation to OHS – defined third parties.

Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority (Seacare Authority)

Work Health and Safety (WHS) Codes of Practice

Provides practical guidance to achieve the standards of health, safety and welfare required in the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act) and Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011 (WHS Regulations).


Workers’ compensation data

Provides a standard set of data items, concepts and definitions for inclusion in workers’ compensation systems operating in Australia.

Safe Work Australia

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