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Occupational health and safety

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

Provides information on asbestos in the home and workplace. The Agency provides a national focus on asbestos issues which go beyond workplace safety to encompass environmental and public health issues.

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

Forms and publications – Comcare

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


Managing risks in the workplace

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


Medibank Health Solutions

Provide companies, government, Medibank Private members and consumers alike with targeted medical and allied health solutions.

Medibank Private Ltd

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

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, 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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