Resources

 

Safe Work Australia

Safe Work Australia was established by the Safe Work Australia Act 2008 with primary responsibility to lead the development of policy to improve work health and safety and workers’ compensation arrangements across Australia.

Model Health and Safety (WHS) Act

Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations

Model Codes of Practice

Falling Object Fact Sheet


National Safety Council

The National Safety Council is a nonprofit organisation in Australia promoting safety awareness and offering consulting, auditing and training services, compliance assistance tools and resources.


Working Together for Safety – Samarbeid for Sikkerhet

“Working Together for Safety” is one of the most extensive collaboration projects initiated within health, safety and the environment (HSE) in the oil and gas industry.

Participants in the project are oil companies and supplier companies and trade unions represented through the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association, the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), Lederne, Industri Energi, Fellesforbundet, Korrosjons- Isolerings- og Stillasentreprenørenes Forening (KIS), Norsk Industri, the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association (NSA), The Collaborating Organisations (DSO) and The Petroleum Safety Authority.The project concentrates on safety on offshore installations, onshore installations and on board vessels on the Shelf. There are some great resources on their website.

Handbook Best Practice Dropped Object Prevention - click here.
They also have a number of great Safety Films


The National Safety Council of Australia – NSCA

For almost 90 years, the NSCA has played an important role in helping to inspire, educate, inform and engage Australian business in best practice Work Health and Safety (WHS) and risk management. It has some free resources but most resource require you to have a level of membership. They offer training, consulting, auditing and risk management, legal advice a Safety Magazine and safety events.